8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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 explore and learn at Maritime Centre Vellamo and Kansallisgalleria. Get some historical perspective at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Cathedral of Porvoo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Brunberg Candy Factory Shop (in Porvoo), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Inkoon kirkko (in Inkoo). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukion Church, take an in-depth tour of Finnish Aviation Museum, contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Johannes Church.

For photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Vantaa, Inkoon kirkko, Bellevue Beach
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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