8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights

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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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Lahti (Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune, Musical Fountain, & more) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 18th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary builder site .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Lahti, Porvoo Old Town, Stromforsin ruukki
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
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Helsinki Cathedral

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