13 days in Helsinki Itinerary

13 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Helsinki

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Teijo national park and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Fortress of Suomenlinna and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Kotka (Riverside Park, Santalahti Nature Trail, & more) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Spend the 1st (Sun) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki online travel planner .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Kotka, Hanko, Valkmusa National Park, Fagervik Museum, Teijo national park
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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