15 days in Russia, Helsinki & Stockholm Itinerary

15 days in Russia, Helsinki & Stockholm Itinerary

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Moscow, Russia
— 3 nights
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
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Helsinki, Finland
— 4 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights

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Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©
Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get curious at The Museum of Cosmonautics, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Moscow Zoo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Basil's Cathedral. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Moscow Kremlin and then admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Moscow driving holiday planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Moscow is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Moscow is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dubai in March, things will get colder in Moscow: highs are around 2°C and lows about -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of Cosmonautics ©
The Museum of Cosmonautics
Moscow Zoo ©
Moscow Zoo
Red Square ©
Red Square

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St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Family-friendly places like The State Hermitage Museum and The Shadow Museum will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, steep yourself in history at Palace Square, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Enotovil, and find something for the whole family at Divo Ostrov.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Petersburg trip website.

Traveling by train from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in St. Petersburg can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Divo Ostrov ©
Divo Ostrov
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

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Helsinki, Finland

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.
Bring the kids along to Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, make a trip to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

Make your Helsinki itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Take a train from St. Petersburg to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In April in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Kids will enjoy Vasa Museum and Royal Palace. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Stockholm Old Town, get in on the family fun at Junibacken, engage your brain at Nobel Prize Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Stockholm trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Stockholm takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In April in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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