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.
Appreciate the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Get a sense of the local culture at Kansallisgalleria and Cathedral of Porvoo. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail & Linden Esplanade) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, examine the collection at Design Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and take an in-depth tour of Forssa Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Vantaa Art Museum, Kirkkonummen kirkko, Holy Cross Church
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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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