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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Musical Fountain (in Lahti), Kotka (Kyminlinna Fortress & Sapokka Water Garden) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 28th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church.

For maps and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip maker .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Musical Fountain, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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