3 days in Helsinki Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 46 minutes away. Pack the 26th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

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

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