12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Helsinki

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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 Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Maritime Centre Vellamo), Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo, Porvoo Old Town, &more). Pack the 24th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 31st (Wed) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planning tool.

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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