8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hamburg
Fly:  5 h
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Jarvenpaa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h
End: Hamburg

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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki journey maker website.

Hamburg, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Hamburg to Helsinki is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Hamburg in September; daily highs in Helsinki reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Jarvenpaa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Jarvenpaa

Jarvenpaa ©
Järvenpää is a town and municipality of Finland.HistoryJärvenpää was separated from its parent community Tuusula in 1951. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius, then explore the world behind art at Halosenniemi Museum, then see the interesting displays at Lotta Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Tuusula Church, then identify plant and animal life at Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), and then admire the landmark architecture of Alvar Aalto"s Villa Kokkonen.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Jarvenpaa trip itinerary site.

Drive from Helsinki to Jarvenpaa in an hour. September in Jarvenpaa sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jarvenpaa

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Tuusula, Hiidenkirnut
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
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Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius ©
Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius
Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut
Halosenniemi Museum ©
Halosenniemi Museum

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