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: Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Lahti (Sibelius Hall & Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune). Pack the 11th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church, learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 26°F in January, and nighttime lows around 17°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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Lahti, Porvoo Old Town
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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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