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Things to do in Helsinki

 

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Bicyclean Helsinki
Ranked #1 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Biking Trails
Bicycle Rental in the Helsinki center at the best price in town.
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Ranked #2 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Transportation
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Ranked #3 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities; Castles; Military Museums

Suomenlinna Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, Helsinki This is one of the reasons why a few hundred years ago the capital of Finland was transferred from Turku to Helsinki.  Helsinki was... more »

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Ranked #4 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals
Also known as "Church in the Rock," this modern church is carved from rock and has a stunning copper dome.
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Ranked #5 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Historic Sites; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #6 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #7 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Parks
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Ranked #8 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #9 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: History Museums; Historic Sites

The Seurasaari museum is on an island a few kilometers outside the centre of Helsinki. It is easily reached by the bus number 24, and the route is quite scenic. In addition to... more »

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Ranked #10 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Ranked #11 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Operas
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Ranked #12 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Ranked #13 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Natural History Museums
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Ranked #14 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Ranked #15 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Islands

Seurasaari Island is a very small island right near Helsinki.  You can take the number 24  bus straight there.  You can see what it was like to live in Finland all the way back to... more »

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Ranked #16 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: History Museums; Natural History Museums
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Ranked #17 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
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Ranked #18 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Architectural Buildings; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #19 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Islands; Parks
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Ranked #20 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Spas; Health Clubs
Facility offers several varieties of sauna and a splendid art deco pool.
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Ranked #21 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Water Parks
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Ranked #22 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #23 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Sports Complexes; Lookouts
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Ranked #24 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #25 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Parks
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Ranked #26 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Suomenlinna Toy Museum presents old toys, the oldest of which go back to the beginning of the 19th century. The newest... more » Owner description: The Suomenlinna Toy Museum presents old toys, the oldest of which go back to the beginning of the 19th century. The newest toys are from the 1960’s. The private collection features hundreds of old dolls, approximately one hundred historic teddy bears,and other toys full of history. The toys of the collection are from Finland and thus reflect the Finnish culture and game tradition. Of great interest are for example the toys and games of wartime « less
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Ranked #27 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Libraries; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #28 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Zoos
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Ranked #29 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #30 of 134 attractions in Helsinki
Category: Concerts
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