8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Lahti (Musical Fountain & Sibelius Hall) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Fortress of Suomenlinna, meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning site .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. May in Helsinki sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Theme Parks, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trips

Lahti, Porvoo Old Town
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
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Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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