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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Porvoo Old Town. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kansallisgalleria and National Museum of Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Tammelan kirkko (in Tammela), Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa) and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa). Pack the 23rd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Porvoo, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki online journey planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Ankkapurha Culture Park, Tammelan kirkko, Sapokka Water Garden, Holy Cross Church
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
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Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma ©
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma

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