7 days in Helsinki Region & Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki Region & Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Singapore

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Helsinki

— 3 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki itinerary planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in March, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 24:

Turku

— 1 night
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then hike along Bike Rental - by Carfield, and finally get advice or help at Turku City Library.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March in Turku, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 25:

Kotka

— 2 nights
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): browse the different shops at Shopping Centre Pasaati, take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and then trek along Santalahti Nature Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Kotka trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in March, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 27:
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