7 days in Helsinki Itinerary

7 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.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Kotka (Linden Esplanade & Sapokka Water Garden), Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Fortress of Suomenlinna, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and shop like a local with Hakaniemi Market.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki attractions planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Ekenas Archipelago National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
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