8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Hakaniemi Market. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town), Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo) and Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Hanko Water Tower). Pack the 4th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

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

If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Hanko, Porvoo, Vantaa Art Museum, Fagervik Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Room Escape Games

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