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.
Do your shopping at Hakaniemi Market and Marimekko. Get in touch with nature at Bellevue Beach and Lehman. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Kotka (Linden Esplanade, Santalahti Nature Trail, &more) and Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). Spend the 17th (Fri) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki travel route planner.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Teijo National Park, Valkmusa National Park, Bellevue Beach, Kaitalampi
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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