8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
train + Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly + train:  13​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

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.
Get some cultural insight at Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and The Crusell Bridge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Arctic Expedition (in Espoo). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki travel route builder website .

Philadelphia, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Philadelphia to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in December, expect Helsinki to be little chillier, temps between 37°F and 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Vantaa, Espoo
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church

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