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7 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary
Fly: 6h 15min
Helsinki— 6 nights
Fly: 6h 15min
Daughter of the Baltic
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.Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Rock Church. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula), Porvoo (Riimikko & Nasin Kartanon Galleria) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, take a stroll through Katajanokka, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.
For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder .
Paris, France to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Paris in February; daily highs in Helsinki reach 0°C and lows reach -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
Espoo, Porvoo, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
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