8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The National Museum of Finland. Get in touch with nature at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Model Railroad Museum Kouvola (in Kouvola), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Kaitalampi, &more) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Spend the 25th (Sat) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get outside with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take in the dramatic scenery at Kuhakoski Waterfall.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker tool.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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