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.
Let the collections at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, make a trip to Senate Square, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and step off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online route planner .

If you are flying in from Russia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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King's Road, Nuuksio National Park, Valkmusa National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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