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.
Head to Old Market Hall and Flamingo Entertainment Centerfor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Sibelius Hall (in Lahti) and Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get outside with King's Road, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki journey site.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Nuuksio National Park, King's Road, Sibelius Hall, Valkmusa National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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