8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo) and Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Tulliniemi Nature Path). Pack the 18th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and take a stroll through Linden Esplanade.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip builder tool.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Theme Parks

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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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