8 days in Virolahti & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Virolahti & Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland holiday planner

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Make it your trip
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Virolahti
— 2 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 5 nights
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Virolahti

— 2 nights
Virolahti is the southeastern-most municipality of Finland on the border of the Russian Federation. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Bunker Museum, then buy something for everyone on your list at Zsar Outlet Village, and then examine the collection at Salpa Line Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Virolahti tour planner.

Tallinn, Estonia to Virolahti is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. In November in Virolahti, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Virolahti

Museums · Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Helsinki

— 5 nights

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.
Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel planner.

You can drive from Virolahti to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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