17 days in Helsinki Itinerary

17 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Hakaniemi Market and Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa). You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Bellevue Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Pernio (Teijo National Park & Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy), Inkoo (Inkoon kirkko & Fagervik Museum) and Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola). Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. Spend the 11th (Thu) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a stroll through Katajanokka, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

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If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Raseborg, Hameenlinna, Hanko
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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