7 days in Helsinki & Kilpisjarvi Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Kilpisjarvi Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Kilpisjarvi
— 1 day

4
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Pack the 2nd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and head off the coast to Pihlajasaari Recreational Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip tool.

Riga, Latvia to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
day
Kilpisjarvi

Kilpisjarvi ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Kukkolankoski, take in the dramatic scenery at Tsahkal Falls, and then don't miss a visit to Saana.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kilpisjarvi itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Kilpisjarvi takes 14.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Helsinki in July, expect Kilpisjarvi to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilpisjarvi

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kukkolankoski
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Saana ©
Saana

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