14 days in Helsinki & Italian Alps Itinerary

14 days in Helsinki & Italian Alps Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe itinerary maker

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
2
Aosta, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Canazei, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Braies, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Trento, Italy
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
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 landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, stroll around The Esplanadi Park, and test your team's savvy at Labyrinth Games Room Escape.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel planner.

If you are flying in from Finland, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Aosta.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Aosta, Italy

Aosta ©
In the Aosta Valley bordering Switzerland and France, the medieval city of Aosta is famous for its prime skiing conditions and rich cultural history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Aosta: Sentieri della Valnontey (in Cogne), Parco Giochi Giardini Pubblici di Pont Saint Martin (in Pont-Saint-Martin) and Courmayeur (La Casermetta & Val Ferret). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Fenis, explore the ancient world of Criptoportico Forense, and shop like a local with The Little Wild Gallery.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Aosta tour planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Aosta by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Aosta is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Canazei.

Things to do in Aosta

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bard, Courmayeur, Sentieri della Valnontey, Parco Giochi Giardini Pubblici di Pont Saint Martin, River Rafting & Tubing
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso ©
Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
River Rafting & Tubing
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano

2
nights
Canazei, Italy

Canazei ©
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): get outside with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti, trek along Sass Pordoi, pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Fausto Coppi, thenwalk around Puez-Geisler Nature Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa parrocchiale Badia. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore by horseback at Charlotte Horse Riding, make a trip to Sella Pass, thenhit the slopes at Val Gardena, and finally stop by ERSE - Arte Gardenese.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Canazei driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Aosta to Canazei takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In September, daytime highs in Canazei are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Braies.

Things to do in Canazei

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Selva di Val Gardena, Chiesa parrocchiale Badia, Puez-Geisler Nature Park, Charlotte Horse Riding
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi
Charlotte Horse Riding ©
Charlotte Horse Riding
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti ©
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti

2
nights
Braies, Italy

Braies ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Anterselva, stop by Alpe Pragas Srl, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Braies, and finally stroll around Parco e Percorso Salute. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella "Lago di Braies", hike along Picco Vallandro, thenget outside with Passeggiata Per Le Famiglie - Circuito Lago di Braies, thenhike along Sentiero Talblickweg, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Dobbiaco.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Braies trip planner.

You can drive from Canazei to Braies in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Braies are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Trento.

Things to do in Braies

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sentiero Talblickweg, Picco Vallandro, Lago di Anterselva, Lago di Dobbiaco, Parco e Percorso Salute
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Lago di Braies ©
Lago di Braies
Alpe Pragas Srl ©
Alpe Pragas Srl
Parco e Percorso Salute ©
Parco e Percorso Salute

3
nights
Trento, Italy

Trento ©
Tyrol's capital and one of the nation's wealthiest cities, Trento serves as the commercial and cultural center of the region.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Passeggiata d'estate, take in nature's colorful creations at I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tappeiner Promenade. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gruppo Dolomitico Sciliar-Catinaccio, Latemar - UNESCO, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Molveno, thenmake a trip to Palazzo Larcher-Fogazzaro, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Duomo.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Trento trip planner.

Traveling by car from Braies to Trento takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Trento

Parks Nature Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Merano, Lago di Molveno
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff ©
I Giardini di Castel Trauttmansdorff
MUSE - Science Museum ©
MUSE - Science Museum
Lago di Molveno ©
Lago di Molveno

Similar Plans

18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in Helsinki & Tampere BY A USER FROM FINLAND February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA May, teens, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Italian Alps BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Italian Alps BY A USER FROM BRAZIL March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 25 days in Sweden, Helsinki & Copenhagen BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights Preferences: May, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Vantaa & Helsinki BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Zurich, Bern & Geneva BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Tuscany, Italian Alps & Switzerland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans