8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  6 h
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly + Train:  6 h
End: London

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 some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Mannerheim Museum and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Tuusula (Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) & Halosenniemi Museum). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Katajanokka, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), stop by Ullanlinna, and admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planning app.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from London in February: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 0°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Vantaa, Espoo, Tuusula
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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