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 Sapokka Water Garden (in Kotka), Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 17th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning tool .

If you are flying in from France, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Sapokka Water Garden, Porvoo Old Town, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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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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