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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, expand your understanding of the military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, read our Helsinki planning tool .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Helsinki Cathedral

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