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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. Take a break from the city and head to Bellevue Beach and Arboretum Mustila. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Hiidenvuori (in Iitti), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Kotka (Linden Esplanade & Santalahti Nature Trail). Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki tour builder site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Hanko, Hiidenvuori, Teijo National Park, Arboretum Mustila
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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