11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Helsinki Region trip itinerary builder

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 8 nights

8
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.
Head to Hakaniemi Market and Stockmann Department Storefor some retail therapy. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Cathedral of Porvoo. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Helsinki is minus 8 hours. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Espoo, Porvoo, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

Similar plans

12 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, popular sights Preferences: August, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA August, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM CROATIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM BELGIUM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM CROATIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, kids, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: July, kids, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans