9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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9 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Boston

7
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.
Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Laajalahti Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nasin Kartanon Galleria (in Porvoo). The adventure continues: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, get a taste of the local shopping with ARTag Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online itinerary planner .

Boston, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Boston in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 37°F, while lows dip to 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Nasin Kartanon Galleria
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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