7 days in Helsinki & Kuopio Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Kuopio Itinerary

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7 days in Helsinki & Kuopio Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Kuopio
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Helsinki

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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Vantaa and see Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 19th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Helsinki planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Helsinki. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Kuopio.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. On the 21st (Sun), see the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland, take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, then enjoy some diversion at Vainolanniemi, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, learn about all things military at Kuopio War Veteran Museum, then stop by Pikku Pietarin Torikuja, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, and finally admire the natural beauty at Snellman Park.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuopio trip builder tool .

Fly from Helsinki to Kuopio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuopio

Fun & Games Nature Parks
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Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower

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