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 Room Escape Games. Venture out of the city with trips to Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town, Runeberg Park, & more), Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg) and Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail, Sapokka Water Garden, & more). Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Kotka, Porvoo, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden

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