18 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

18 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 17 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
For shopping fun, head to Hakaniemi Market or Galerie Anhava. Family-friendly places like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto & Heureka), Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Porvoo (Nasin Kartanon Galleria, Cathedral of Porvoo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate the long history of The Aalto House.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning tool.

Athens, Greece to Helsinki is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Athens in August, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo, Vantaa, Espoo, Hiidenkirnut, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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