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.
Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kotka (Kotka Church, Linden Esplanade, & more), Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Katajanokka, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary planning site .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Vantaa Art Museum, Bellevue Beach, Fagervik Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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