3 days in Helsinki Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Aurinkolahti Beach and Nuuksio National Park. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fortress of Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, admire the striking features of Rock Church, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online attractions planner .

In October, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Tours

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Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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