8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Detroit

6
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Pack the 20th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip builder tool .

Detroit, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Detroit to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Detroit in March: highs in Helsinki hover around 37°F, while lows dip to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

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Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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