7 days in Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Ekenas Museum (in Raseborg), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip tool .

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, daytime highs in Helsinki are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Kotka, Stromforsin ruukki, Bellevue Beach, Fagervik Museum, EKTA museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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