8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula). You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Mannerheim Museum. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Espoo (Kaitalampi & Arctic Expedition) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki attractions website.

New York City, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Helsinki. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in May: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 60°F and lows are around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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