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Helsinki— 14 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.Relax by the water at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Family-friendly places like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Lehman will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla), Elisaari (in Inkoo) and Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Serena Water Park). Spend the 8th (Sun) exploring nature at Teijo national park. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, step off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, meet the residents at Helsinki Zoo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.
To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online trip maker .
If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
Espoo, Vantaa, Valkmusa National Park, King's Road, Teijo National Park
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