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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Eijas Garden (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa). Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: expand your understanding of the military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Porvoo Old Town, Eijas Garden, Hogbergetin Luola
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
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