8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Hameenlinna (Ahvenisto & Palander House) and Porvoo (Söderskärin majakka & Porvoo Old Town). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from Nigeria, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park, King's Road
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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