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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planning tool.

Hong Kong, China to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Hong Kong to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hong Kong in August, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to 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 27th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, then get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, and then make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, stroll around Runeberg Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Porvoo, then contemplate the long history of Castle Hill, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Söderskärin majakka.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Porvoo itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car 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: hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning site.

Drive from Porvoo to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to 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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