8 days in Helsinki & Sodankyla Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Sodankyla Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Sodankyla
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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: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and cruise along King's Road.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online route planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from London in December, things will get a bit cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
King's Road ©
King's Road

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Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Sodankyla side-trips: Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park, Luosto Adventures, &more), Pyhatunturi (in Pelkosenniemi) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla and view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sodankyla online trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Sodankyla. While traveling from Helsinki, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Sodankyla, ranging from highs of -8°C to lows of -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park

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