9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

9 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sibelius Monument. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Santalahti Nature Trail). Pack the 21st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Market Square Kauppatori, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip app .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Porvoo Old Town
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
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