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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Kansallisgalleria and Parola Tank Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Riverside Park (in Kotka). Spend the 25th (Wed) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from Denmark, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Raseborg, Vantaa, Espoo, Parola Tank Museum, Evo Hiking Area
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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