9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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— 6 nights


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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Museum-lovers will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). Next up on the itinerary: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki attractions website.

Joplin, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Joplin to Helsinki. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Joplin in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °F and lows are around °F. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Stromforsin Ruukki, Bellevue Beach, Porvoo Old Town, Teijo National Park, Aurlahti Beach
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©