6 days in Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Cathedral of Porvoo. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temppeliaukion Church and The Aalto House. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala), Castle Hill (in Porvoo) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Spend the 19th (Mon) exploring nature at Teijo National Park. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki visit site .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Teijo National Park, Nuuksio National Park, Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum, Arboretum Mustila
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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