9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Porvoo
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip planning app.

Hong Kong, China to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Hong Kong to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hong Kong in August, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, and then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, walk around Runeberg Park, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill, and finally enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Porvoo travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Parks
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

Enjoy Helsinki some more: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, walk around Sibelius Monument, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Helsinki driving holiday planning website.

You can drive from Porvoo to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums
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Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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