8 days in Joensuu & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Joensuu & Helsinki Itinerary

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Joensuu
— 1 day
2
Helsinki
— 6 nights

1
day
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. On the 11th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Botania - Botanical Garden and Tropical Butterfly Garden, make a trip to Joensuu Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Joensuun Taidemuseo Onni, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko, and finally stop by Kauppakeskus Iso Myy.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Joensuu tour itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Joensuu is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Joensuu. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Joensuu

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko ©
Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko
Joensuu Church ©
Joensuu Church
Joensuun Taidemuseo Onni ©
Joensuun Taidemuseo Onni

6
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.
Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Joensuu to Helsinki. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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