8 days in Aland Island & Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Aland Island & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Mariehamn
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Mariehamn

Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 23rd (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Kobba Klintar and then look for all kinds of wild species at Getabergen. On the next day, examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally walk around Lilla holmen.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, you can read our Mariehamn online trip itinerary planner.

Milan, Italy to Mariehamn is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Mariehamn is 1 hour. Traveling from Milan in August, expect Mariehamn to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

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Kobba Klintar ©
Island
Kobba Klintar
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Getabergen ©
Wildlife Area
Getabergen
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Military Museum
Aland Maritime Museum
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Helsinki

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) for their historical value. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Hiidenkirnut in Askola, about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Mariehamn to Helsinki by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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