8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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 Helsinki Cathedral and Aurlahti Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Paavolan Tammi (in Lohjan Island). Pack the 23rd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 24th (Wed) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), meet the residents at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

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If you are flying in from Luxembourg, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Aurlahti Beach, Arboretum Mustila, Bellevue Beach, Porvoo Old Town, 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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