10 days in Helsinki Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Hameenlinna Church (in Haemeenlinna), Lahti (Sibelius Hall & Musical Fountain) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 16th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip planning tool .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lahti, Holy Cross Church, Hameenlinna Church, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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