12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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— 11 nights


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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get a sense of the local culture at Katajanokka and Mannerheim Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Tulliniemi Nature Path), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo). Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 26th (Tue) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Hanko, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Valkmusa National Park, Stromforsin Ruukki, Teijo National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna