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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Stromforsin ruukki and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kotka (Palotorninvuori Park, Linden Esplanade, & more), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Finland.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip tool .

In October, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Ankkapurha Culture Park, Bellevue Beach, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Porvoo Old Town
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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