13 days in Helsinki Itinerary

13 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Aurinkolahti Beach and Helsinki Zoo. Kids will appreciate attractions like Nuuksio National Park and The Swimming Stadium. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kokonniemi (in Porvoo), Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Santalahti Nature Trail (in Kotka). Pack the 5th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, head outdoors with Arctic Expedition, step off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

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If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Espoo, King's Road, Valkmusa National Park, Santalahti Nature Trail, Kokonniemi
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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