8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights

7
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Get some historical perspective at Mannerheim Museum and Loviisan kirkko. Venture out of the city with trips to Hvittrask (in Kirkkonummi), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Church, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Paavalin Church (Paavalin Kirkko).

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Helsinki tour itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Croatia, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Raseborg, Hvittrask, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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