9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Helsinki holiday planner

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Helsinki
— 8 nights

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Helsinki

— 8 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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 in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Hietaranta Beach. Do your shopping at Old Market Hall and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla), Sibelius Hall (in Lahti) and Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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