7 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Loviisa
— 2 nights

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and The National Museum of Finland. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and Cathedral of Porvoo. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Brunberg Candy Factory Shop), Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Heureka (in Vantaa). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Johannes Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate the long history of The Aalto House, and don't miss a visit to SkyWheel Helsinki.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki route maker site.

Frankfurt, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In July, Helsinki is a bit cooler than Frankfurt - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park, Heureka, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, Hame Castle
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

2
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. On the 30th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, thenexamine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael Church. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Stromforsin Ruukki, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Loviisa online journey builder.

You can drive from Helsinki to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. In July in Loviisa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Ruotsinpyhtaa, Arboretum Mustila, St Michael Church, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila

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