7 days in Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Let the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum capture your imagination. Shop till you drop at Market Square Kauppatori and Galerie Forsblom. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Hiidenkirnut (in Askola), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Spend the 9th (Fri) exploring nature at Teijo National Park. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip maker tool.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Hiidenkirnut, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Teijo National Park, Arboretum Mustila, Castle Hill
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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