2 days in Helsinki Itinerary

2 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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Vantaa Art Museum, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

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In January in Helsinki, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Vantaa Art Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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