8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paris
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Paris

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Arctic Expedition (in Espoo). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a stroll through Katajanokka, play a few rounds at Tapiola Golf, and admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Helsinki tour itinerary app.

Paris, France to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Paris to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paris in April: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 9°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 5:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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