If you're a first time visitor to Helsinki, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Helsinki.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Helsinki.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"Helsinki in general has many nice sights like Senate Square, Sibelius Monument and Hakaniemi Market Hall." See More
"If you want to have your sauna with a view and hipster company, visit Kulttuurisauna http://www." See More
"Finnish National Theatre Aleksanterinkatu Helsinki Cathedral Kauppatori Mannerheimvägen Temppeliaukio Church" See More
"Place - Kaivopuisto and Suomenlinna (especially in the summer" See More
"Roaming around the streets, entry into churches, Seurasaari / Fölisön (open are museum), market halls etc are all free." See More
"Sights: Kauppatori Market Square (where the Suomenlinna ferry sails from), the Russian-built Orthodox cathedral, the Lutheran cathedral, Presidential Palace, indoor market (good place to eat), Sofiankatu museum street and Senate Square are within a couple of minutes' walk of each other." See More
"After that you are very close to Uspenski Cathedral, the Russian Orthodox Church which is a must-see sight." See More
"If you're staying all three days in Helsinki there's the Design District Helsinki - Designkortteli,the Suomenlinna fortress, Helsinki Cathedral." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Helsinki locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Helsinki.
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