16 days in Helsinki Itinerary

16 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition), Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town, Cathedral of Porvoo, & more) and Kotka (Katariina Seaside Park, Sapokka Water Garden, & more). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip maker .

If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Kotka, Porvoo, Espoo, Vantaa, Hiidenkirnut
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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