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.
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Helsinki Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Do your shopping at Hakaniemi Market and Brunberg Candy Factory Shop. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala) and Porvoo (Castle Hill & Cathedral of Porvoo). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bellevue Beach, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, step off the mainland to explore Lehman, and stroll through Beach Mansikkalahti.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Helsinki vacation maker tool.

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Arboretum Mustila, Inkoon kirkko, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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The Aalto House

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