11 days in Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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— 10 nights


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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Cathedral of Porvoo (in Porvoo) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). Spend the 13th (Mon) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, walk around Nuuksio National Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Teijo National Park, Arboretum Mustila, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Valkmusa National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna