8 days in Helsinki & Kemi Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Kemi Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Kemi
— 2 nights

5
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.
Attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Sarkanniemi Theme Park (in Tampere), Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna) and Heureka (in Vantaa). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, make a trip to The Esplanadi Park, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Helsinki online trip maker.

Thessaloniki, Greece to Helsinki is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. While traveling from Thessaloniki, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Kemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sarkanniemi Theme Park, Ahvenisto, Heureka
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

2
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, thenget in on the excitement at Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda, and then admire the striking features of Kemi Church.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kemi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Helsinki to Kemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Helsinki in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kemi: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Tornio
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Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda ©
Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

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