8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  16​h
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Houston

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.
Temppeliaukion Church and Helsinki Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. You'll get in some beach time at Bellevue Beach and Aurinkolahti Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Inkoon kirkko (in Inkoo), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Spend the 8th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and look for gifts at Artisaani.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Helsinki driving holiday planning app .

Houston, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Houston to Helsinki, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, Helsinki is cooler than Houston - with highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bellevue Beach, Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Inkoon kirkko
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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