10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

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10 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Bangkok, Thailand
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Ferry:  2 h 30 min
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h 30 min
3
Riga, Latvia
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h
4
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Bangkok, Thailand

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes West Harbour, Kamppi Shopping Centre, The Esplanadi Park, and other attractions you added. On the 5th (Sat), indulge your taste buds at Hietalahti Market, make a trip to Old Market Hall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and finally stop by Marttiini. Keep things going the next day: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, don't miss a visit to Market Square Kauppatori, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally stop by Katajanokka.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip site .

Bangkok, Thailand to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Tallinn.

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
You've added Viru Square, Katarina Gild, GUILD, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the next day, pedal to the sights with Waypoint Tallinn, examine the collection at Fat Margaret (Paks Margareeta), take a stroll through Tallinn Old Town, then don't miss a visit to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, then steep yourself in history at Town Hall Pharmacy, and finally view the masterpieces at Draakoni Gallery.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Tallinn trip itinerary planner .

You can ride a ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn in 2 hours. Another option is to fly. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Riga.

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Town Hall Pharmacy ©
Town Hall Pharmacy
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill

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nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
You've added St. Gertrude Old Church, Museum of Riga's History and Navigation, Three Brothers, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 9th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Riga Town Hall Square, take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, then pause for some photo ops at Freedom Monument, then walk around Vermanes Garden, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Livu Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Central Market (Centraltirgus), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Riga Cathedral, examine the collection at Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Riga Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nativity of Christ Cathedral, and finally examine the collection at Musee Art Nouveau.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Riga trip builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Tallinn to Riga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Vilnius.

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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum ©
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

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nights
Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Akropolis, Gediminas Avenue and Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): stop by Uzupis, appreciate the history behind Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika), examine the collection at Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, then take an in-depth tour of Gediminas Castle Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bernardine Church (Bernardinu Baznycia), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vilnius online sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Riga to Vilnius in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -2°C. On the 12th (Sat), you're off tohome.

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St. Anne's Church ©
St. Anne's Church
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Vilnius Old Town
Gediminas Castle Tower ©
Gediminas Castle Tower

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