9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Vaasa
Fly + Drive:  4​h
1
Loviisa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Vaasa

2
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Loviisa: Hiidenkirnut (in Askola) and Kotka (Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, Sapokka Water Garden, & more). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Loviisa trip itinerary planning website .

Vaasa to Loviisa is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, Hiidenkirnut, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Cathedral of Porvoo). And it doesn't end there: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Loviisa to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

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

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