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.
Escape the urban bustle at Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum and Nuuksio National Park. For shopping fun, head to Hakaniemi Market or ARTag Gallery. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Brunberg Candy Factory Shop & Porvoo Old Town), Heureka (in Vantaa) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, steep yourself in history at The Aalto House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukion Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki tour planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vantaa, Porvoo, Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum, Nuuksio National Park, Arboretum Mustila
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

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