8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Sapokka Water Garden (in Kotka) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 17th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Helsinki online tour planner .

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In April in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sapokka Water Garden, Stromforsin ruukki, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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