8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Teijo national park (in Pernio) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Pack the 20th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip builder app .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Nuuksio National Park, Teijo National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Temppeliaukion Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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