8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Loviisa
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Helsinki
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Loviisa

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Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, view the masterpieces at Nasin Kartanon Galleria, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, examine the collection at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, then look for gifts at Riimikko, then get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill, and finally walk around Runeberg Park.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Loviisa trip website.

Milan, Italy to Loviisa is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Milan to Loviisa. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Loviisa at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

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Cathedral of Porvoo
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Helsinki

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Vantaa to see Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Loviisa to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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