Helsinki— 13 nights
Sun, Jan 21 - Sat, Feb 3
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.Do your shopping at Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Arboretum Mustila in Elimaki--about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, stop by Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.
To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder website.
If you are flying in from Romania, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
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