8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colmar
Train + Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly + Train:  7 h 45 min
End: Colmar

7
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 in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Uutelan luontopolku. Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Arctic Expedition (in Espoo). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, head outdoors with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, identify plant and animal life at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route planner.

Colmar, France to Helsinki is an approximately 8- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Colmar in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Helsinki, with highs around 0°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Espoo, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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