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.
Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are in your itinerary. Attractions like Nuuksio National Park and Temppeliaukio Church make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Aurlahti Beach (in Lohja), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Paavolan Tammi (in Lohjan Island). Pack the 23rd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from Luxembourg, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Aurlahti Beach, Porvoo Old Town, Arboretum Mustila, Bellevue Beach, Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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