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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park. Museum-lovers will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition). Spend the 24th (Fri) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, stroll through Santalahti Nature Trail, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Vantaa, Espoo, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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