9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Athens

8
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.
Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. Fortress of Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Pack the 10th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, and admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip site .

Athens, Greece to Helsinki is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, Helsinki is much colder than Athens - with highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo Old Town, Nuuksio National Park, Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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