8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). Pack the 12th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, steep yourself in history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and appreciate the history behind Sibelius Monument.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Czech Republic, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

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

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