8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Kids will enjoy Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Maritime Centre Vellamo. Head to Hakaniemi Market and Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa)for some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo, Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, &more), Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Heureka (in Vantaa). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, stroll around Sapokka Water Garden, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki visit planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Nuuksio National Park, Heureka
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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