6 days in Helsinki Itinerary

6 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.
You'll explore and learn at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Get a sense of the local culture at Rock Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa) and Porvoo (Castle Hill & Porvoo Museum/Holm House). Pack the 23rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Museum of Worker Housing (Tyovaenasuntomuseo), see the interesting displays at Helsinki University Museum (Helsingin Yliopiston Museo), and steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Vantaa, Porvoo, Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Rock Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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