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.
Attractions like Nuuksio National Park and Linnanmaki Amusement Park make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a splash at The Swimming Stadium, kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning website .

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

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Nuuksio National Park, King's Road
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
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Linnanmaki Amusement Park
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Korkeasaari Zoo

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