12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Maritime Centre Vellamo) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo, Porvoo Old Town, & more). Pack the 24th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 30th (Tue) exploring nature at Teijo national park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Porvoo, Vantaa, Kotka, Teijo National Park, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Temppeliaukion Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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