9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
3
Riga, Latvia
— 1 night
4
Vilnius, Lithuania
— 2 nights

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Helsinki, Finland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. On your second day here, make a trip to Senate Square, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary builder tool.

Porto, Portugal to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Porto to Helsinki. Traveling from Porto in March, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tallinn.

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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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Tallinna Teletorn, examine the collection at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour, then contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Aleksander Nevski Katedraali. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): make a trip to Tallinna Raekoja Plats, wander the streets of Tallinn Old Town, then take in panoramic vistas at St. Olaf’s Church, and finally walk around Kadriorg Park.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tallinn online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Helsinki to Tallinn by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. March in Tallinn sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Riga.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour ©
Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour

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Riga, Latvia

Riga ©

Paris of the North

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.
On the 3rd (Fri), appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, then wander the streets of Old City Riga (Vecriga), and finally make a trip to Riga Town Hall Square.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Riga online vacation maker.

Fly from Tallinn to Riga in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Riga, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Vilnius.

Things to do in Riga

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

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Vilnius, Lithuania

Vilnius ©

Jerusalem of Lithuania

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): see the interesting displays at KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus), admire the striking features of Trakai Island Castle Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of Chapel of St. John Nepomuk. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Gediminas Castle Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Church, then take a stroll through Vilnius Old Town, and finally squeeze the most out of the city with City Tours.

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You can drive from Riga to Vilnius in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vilnius

Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Trakai Island Castle Museum ©
Trakai Island Castle Museum
Vilnius Old Town ©
Vilnius Old Town
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus) ©
KGB Museum (Genocido Auku Muziejus)

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