10 days in Helsinki Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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10 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Tokyo
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
End: Helsinki

6
nights
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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Turku Castle (in Turku) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner .

If you are flying in from Japan, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Turku Castle
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Helsinki

Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Sibelius Monument, then meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Helsinki travel route planner .

Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Helsinki

Spas Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Spas
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Room Escape Games

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