17 days in Helsinki Region, Oulu & Turku Itinerary

17 days in Helsinki Region, Oulu & Turku Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Loviisa
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Loviisa
— 3 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Oulu Airport
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Oulu
— 3 nights
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Turku
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Turku
— 4 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly to New York JFK, Train to Philadelphia

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Loviisa

— 3 nights
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Loviisa: Porvoo (Porvoo Museum/Holm House, Porvoo Old Town, &more) and Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla). The adventure continues: visit a coastal fixture at Söderskärin majakka, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko, stop by Riimikko, and revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read Loviisa online journey builder.

Philadelphia, USA to Loviisa is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Philadelphia to Loviisa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in June, things will get slightly colder in Loviisa: highs are around 66°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Loviisa

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Oulu

— 3 nights
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Oulu is known for shopping, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Nallikari Beach, stroll around Hupisaaret Park, examine the collection at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, and admire the landmark architecture of Oulu Cathedral.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Oulu trip maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Loviisa to Oulu. Traveling from Loviisa in June, expect nights in Oulu to be about the same, around 48°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Turku

— 4 nights
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: VMB Fishing (in Salo), Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross, Old Rauma, &more) and Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy (in Pernio). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, and work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Oulu to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Helsinki

— 6 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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Pack the 4th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip