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
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Detroit

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Do your shopping at Hakaniemi Market and Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town, Castle Hill, & more). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church.

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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. Traveling from Detroit to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Detroit in July; daily highs in Helsinki reach 71°F and lows reach 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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