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.
Get some historical perspective at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Rock Church. Appreciate the collections at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Bellevue Beach (in Hanko), Teijo national park (in Pernio) and Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg). Next up on the itinerary: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, get outside with Arctic Expedition, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner .

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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Heureka, Teijo National Park, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Arctic Expedition, Bellevue Beach
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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