8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights

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Helsinki

— 7 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Shop till you drop at Market Square Kauppatori and Galleria Lapinlahti. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Pack the 4th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, stroll through Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail, and explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Helsinki holiday planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. April in Helsinki sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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