8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Boston

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.
Head to Old Market Hall and Kamppi Shopping Centrefor some retail therapy. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum will appeal to museum buffs. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nasin Kartanon Galleria in Porvoo, approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Katajanokka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Forsblom.

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Boston, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 7 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Boston in March; daily highs in Helsinki reach 37°F and lows reach 23°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vantaa, Espoo, Nasin Kartanon Galleria
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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