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.
Popular historic sites such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kamppi Chapel of Silence are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Kansallisgalleria and The National Museum of Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg). Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tulliniemi Nature Path, and admire the masterpieces at Design Museum.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip website.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Kotka, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Arboretum Mustila, Teijo National Park, Ekenas Archipelago National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland

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