12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 11 nights

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Turku (Bike Rental - by Carfield & Turku Castle), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Pack the 15th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Turku, Espoo, Vantaa, Sarkanniemi Theme Park, Hiidenkirnut
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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