Helsinki Itinerary 6 Days
This is a glimpse of what to see in 6 days in Helsinki from Helsinki itinerary 6 days created by our travel experts. These are the attractions one must visit while planning a 6 days trip to Helsinki.
- The Market Square
- Senate Square
- Helsinki Cathedral
- Helsinki City Museum Or Helsingin Kaupunginmuseo
- Ateneum Art Museum
- Linnanmaki Amusement Park
- Sea Life Helsinki
- Museum Of Contemporary Art Kiasma
- Kamppi Chapel Of Silence
- National Museum Of Finland
- Temppeliaukio Church Or Rock Church
- Olympic Stadium
- Helsinki Zoo
- Mannerheim Museum
- Esplanade Park
- Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral
- Seurasaari Open-air Museum
- Seurasaari Island
- Parliament House
- The Railway Station
6 Days in Helsinki Vacation Guide
A blend of vibrant colours and serene nature, ancient history and modern glamour, and the deep cultural roots that strive towards progress, Helsinki is one of the best places to vacation. With almost a week at your disposal, you can roam through its streets, feast on its traditional delicacies, and dive into its culture. With the world’s best monuments ready to woo you, and the enchanting legends that find their origin here, be ready to be mesmerized by every small corner of the brilliant city of Helsinki.
Know before you go on a trip to Helsinki
Six days is a long time to spend and with the wonderful, but slightly unpredictable weather of Helsinki, it is always recommended that you go prepared. So, dress according to the weather, carry some warm clothes for the evenings and elegant attire for some fine places that you may want to explore. In case you want to enjoy some adventure or sport activities, dress comfortably! Keep a tiny backpack with all your essentials like water bottle, meds, camera and all that you may need while you traverse through Helsinki. Any amount of time is less to experience the magic of Helsinki. Having said that, 6 days is enough to get a glimpse of the culture that is hidden beneath the “touristy” spots. Indulge in walking or biking tours, nature stays, restaurant hopping and other such offbeat activities. Keep your plan flexible and make the most of these days in Helsinki.
What to see in Helsinki in 6 days?
All the important tourist attractions like Suomenlinna, Linnanmaki Amusement Park, Helsinki City Museum Or Helsingin Kaupunginmuseo, The Market Square must not be missed! Out of the 6 days that you spend in Helsinki, you can spend a couple of days exploring Museum Of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki Cathedral, Toolonlahti. Do make it a point to include Mannerheim Museum and Ateneum Art Museum along with Temppeliaukio Church Or Rock Church, as you will get a glimpse of the real Helsinki here. And, after you have covered all these reputed monuments, escape into the lesser known reserves of nature, adventure and culture.
Things you should NOT do in Helsinki
One thing that you should not do when you are in Helsinki, is spend too much time huddled up in your hotel room, when the entire city is calling out to you. Compromise on sleep, and explore as much as you can! Don't miss out on the popular tourist attractions, but also take some time out to understand the authentic culture. And last but definitely not the least, don't forget your camera and journal, as recording these special experiences is part of the journey! Also, checkout the best things to do in Helsinki to have an unforgettable experience.
Modes of transportation in Helsinki
The best way to explore Helsinki is on foot. But don’t hesitate to avail of public transport, as the city has excellent transport network. You can also hire a bike or a car, or even take a taxi to get around Helsinki.
Dining and shopping on holiday in Helsinki
A vacation of 6 days in Helsinki gives you ample opportunities to understand, try and indulge in the traditional delicacies. If you don't mind spending a couple of more bucks, opt for one meal to be of fine dining. Ask the locals and your hosts about the speciality of the city, and set out on a gastro-journey! Shopping in Helsinki is in itself an experience. Look for the city’s best artwork, it’s forte and treat yourself to such trinkets. Apparel, food items, souvenirs... you will have an array of such alluring things to shop for.
Best vacation rentals in Helsinki for 6 days:
Hotels, hostels, bed and breakfasts, resorts... with such a wide variety of accommodation options in Helsinki, you will hardly ever have any issues. From budget to luxury, every type is available here. Keep in mind the area, the neighbourhood, and your itinerary, as you don't want to spend too much time commuting. Since you'll be in Helsinki for quite some time, you can try various types of hotels to have different experiences! Book in advance to get the best deals.
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