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.
Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo), Musical Fountain (in Lahti) and Kotka (Kyminlinna Fortress & Sapokka Water Garden). Pack the 6th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, stroll through Sibelius Monument, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

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

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