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.
You'll explore and learn at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Teijo National Park and Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area. Venture out of the city with trips to Bellevue Beach (in Hanko), Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

For other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip maker tool.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, King's Road, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Beach Mansikkalahti, Bellevue Beach
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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