8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Kansallisgalleria. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Holy Cross Church (in Parola), Haemeenlinna (Birthplace of Jean Sibelius & Ahvenisto Activity Park) and Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Cathedral of Porvoo). Pack the 25th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take a stroll through Katajanokka, examine the collection at Ekenas Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 37°F and lows of 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Raseborg, Forssa, Porvoo, Hameenlinna, Holy Cross Church
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