8 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

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Loviisa
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights
3
Turku
— 1 night

1
night
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Loviisa online holiday planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Loviisa is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Loviisa. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Loviisan kirkko ©
Loviisan kirkko
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

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.
Get some cultural insight at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Head to Hakaniemi Market and Okrafor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Hvittrask (in Kirkkonummi), Valvilla Factory Museum (in Hyvinkaa) and The Parola Armour Museum (in Parola). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, take an in-depth tour of Visavuori, and see the interesting displays at Taidekoti Kirpila.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki journey website.

You can drive from Loviisa to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Wed) before leaving for Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Hvittrask, Visavuori, Valvilla Factory Museum, The Parola Armour Museum
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sinebrychoff Art Museum ©
Sinebrychoff Art Museum

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Marela Museum House and then brush up on your military savvy at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenget engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and finally examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planning site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May in Turku, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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