9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland sightseeing planner

©
You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

View / edit route

Helsinki
— 8 nights

9
days
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Stromforsin ruukki and Fortress of Suomenlinna. Visiting Teijo national park and Santalahti Nature Trail will get you outdoors. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Kotka (Riverside Park & Lehman), Hanko (Tulliniemi Nature Path & Bellevue Beach) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). Spend the 14th (Fri) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the striking features of Rock Church, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online vacation planner .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Hanko, Fagervik Museum, Valkmusa National Park, Arboretum Mustila
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Helsinki.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

Similar Plans

10 days in Porvoo & Helsinki BY A USER FROM HONG KONG June, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, kids, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM CROATIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM THAILAND August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM EGYPT July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans