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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kaunissaari (in Sipoo) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 10th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, stroll through Hietaranta Beach, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel tool .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. November in Helsinki sees daily highs of 40°F and lows of 32°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo Old Town, Flamingo Entertainment Center, Kaunissaari
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Aurinkolahti Beach
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Hietaranta Beach
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Ullanlinna

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