8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

6
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 out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker website .

New York City, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Helsinki is 7 hours. In June, Helsinki is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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