8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Katajanokka. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kansallisgalleria and Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kotka (Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, Kotka Church, &more), Castle Hill (in Porvoo) and Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Hanko Water Tower). The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take a stroll through Ullanlinna, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and see the interesting displays at Museo Militaria.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online route planner.

If you are flying in from France, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kotka, Riihimaki, Hanko, Museo Militaria, Hvittrask
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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