8 days in Kemi & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Kemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hamburg
Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
1
Kemi
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Hamburg

4
nights
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Kemi: Ranua Zoo (in Ranua), Ski Resort Ritavalkea (in Pello) and Kukkolankoski (in Kukkola). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, admire the masterpieces at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), enjoy the sea views from Marjaniemi Lighthouse, and admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kemi trip itinerary builder app.

Hamburg, Germany to Kemi is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Hamburg to Kemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Hamburg in December: highs in Kemi hover around -3°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Tornio, Hailuoto, Ranua Zoo, Ski Resort Ritavalkea, Kukkolankoski
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley
Marjaniemi Lighthouse ©
Marjaniemi Lighthouse

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Kemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Kemi in December, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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