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Helsinki— 11 nights
Daughter of the Baltic
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.Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Shop till you drop at Market Square Kauppatori and Artisaani. Pack the 9th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get outside with Bicyclean Helsinki, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall.
For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip planning app.
If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
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