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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and The Swimming Stadium. Venture out of the city with trips to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Lehman). The adventure continues: expand your understanding of the military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, and make a trip to The Esplanadi Park.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki journey planning site .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Kotka, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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