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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Turku (Bike Rental - by Carfield & Turku Castle), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planning tool .

Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Vantaa, Turku, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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