31 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

31 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki, Finland
— 8 nights
2
Helsingoer, Denmark
— 8 nights
3
Tokyo, Japan
— 7 nights
4
Seoul, South Korea
— 6 nights

8
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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Hvittrask (in Kirkkonummi), Kotka (Katariina Seaside Park, Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, &more) and Espoo (Kaitalampi & Arctic Expedition). Pack the 8th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Helsinki trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

If you are flying in from Finland, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsingoer.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, Espoo, Hvittrask
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

8
nights
Helsingoer, Denmark

Helsingoer ©
Home to the castle made famous by Shakespeare's "Hamlet," Helsingoer offers rolling hills and lush forests in the countryside, juxtaposed by the acclaimed art galleries, museums, and cosmopolitan atmosphere of the town center.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsingoer: Fyrstien (in Gilleleje), Roskilde (Veddelev Strand og Lystbadehavn, Roskilde Domkirke, &more) and Arboretet (in Hoersholm). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Kronborg, admire the masterpieces at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, take a leisurely stroll along Helsingor Havn, and examine the collection at The Karen Blixen Museum.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsingoer trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Helsingoer in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Helsinki to Helsingoer, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Helsingoer

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Roskilde, Hillerod, Klampenborg, Humlebaek, Farum
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Jaegerborg Dyrehave ©
Jaegerborg Dyrehave
Kronborg ©
Kronborg
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle

7
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Tokyo is known for historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine, explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Senso-ji Temple.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Tokyo tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Helsingoer to Tokyo takes 16 hours. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Helsingoer to Tokyo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Helsingoer in August, expect nights in Tokyo to be warmer, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours
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NATURE Daikanyama ©
NATURE Daikanyama
Meiji Jingu Shrine ©
Meiji Jingu Shrine
Odaiba District ©
Odaiba District

6
nights
Seoul, South Korea

Seoul ©
One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park, make a trip to Insadong, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jongmyo Shrine.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Seoul online trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Tokyo to Seoul in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August in Seoul, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong

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