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 Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Sibelius Hall (in Lahti). Pack the 18th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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Porvoo Old Town, Sibelius Hall, King's Road
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Rock Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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