9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Market Square Kauppatori and Artisaani. Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. Venture out of the city with trips to Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo), Teijo national park (in Pernio) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). Spend the 29th (Thu) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and take a stroll through Linden Esplanade.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip maker site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Fagervik Museum, Teijo National Park, Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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