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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Sapokka Water Garden (in Kotka). Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 26th (Wed) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Ritari-areena, Porvoo Old Town, Valkmusa National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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