11 days in Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Helsinki vacation planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 10 nights

10
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.
Let the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum capture your imagination. Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral of Porvoo and Nuuksio National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Pernio (Teijo National Park & Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy), Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Spend the 31st (Sat) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 2nd (Mon) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take a stroll through Katajanokka, don't miss a visit to Hakaniemi Market, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Pernio, Kotka, Porvoo, Raseborg, Valkmusa National Park
Find places to stay Aug 26 — Sep 5:
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

Similar plans

15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM ISRAEL July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, romantic, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: January, romantic, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES November, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, hidden gems Preferences: December Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki BY A USER FROM MEXICO December, teens, kids, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM TANZANIA December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans