7 days in Helsinki Region & Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki Region & Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland holiday planner

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Kotka
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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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Helsinki day trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in March, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 3°C and -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

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Kotka

— 3 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. On the 25th (Fri), admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, then see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kotka Church. On the next day, take a stroll through Hamina Old Town, admire the landmark architecture of Hamina Town Hall, and then make a trip to Hamina Fortress.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kotka tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Kotka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In March in Kotka, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

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