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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Head to Hakaniemi Market and Stockmann Department Storefor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail & Linden Esplanade), Porvoo (Riimikko & Porvoo Old Town) and Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Stromforsin Ruukki
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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