8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Kouvola
— 3 nights

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki online tour planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Helsinki is 10 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 40°F and lows about 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kouvola: Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail, Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, &more) and Marian Kirkko (in Hamina). Spend the 5th (Thu) exploring nature at Repovesi National Park. There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kouvola online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Arboretum Mustila, Marian Kirkko
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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