1 day in Helsinki Itinerary

1 day in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Helsinki driving holiday planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
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