Helsinki Travel Guide

Get all the travel information, advice, reviews, hotels, maps and itineraries you may need when travelling on holiday to Helsinki as a tourist.

Helsinki Info

Helsinki is the capital of Finland with a population of about 560,000 and is an international metropolis but still feels like a small town. The best time to visit Helsinki for tourists is in summer, when you can eat and drink outdoors at bars and cafes and enjoy the sunshine. The city offers the traveller museums, galleries, shopping and striking architecture to admire. There are plenty of attractions to see and do such as Lutheran Cathedral, Suomenlinna fortress, Church in the Rock, Töölönlahti, Senate Square and Sibelius Monument.

Hotels in Helsinki

Hotel Kamp Hotel Kamp

The Hotel Kamp is a distinguished neoclassical hotel built in 1887, situated opposite the Esplanade ...

Rivoli Jardin Hotel Rivoli Jardin Hotel

Location. The boutique Rivoli Jardin Hotel is located in Helsinki, Finland, 300 metres from the Espl...

Scandic Marski Helsinki Scandic Marski Helsinki

The Scandic Marski is a modern glass fronted hotel situated in the centre of Helsinki and located tw...

Sokos Hotel Torni Sokos Hotel Torni

Location. The Sokos Hotel Torni is located in Helsinki, Finland, within one kilometre of the Kaivopu...

Hotel Linna Hotel Linna

Location. The Hotel Linna is a striking, four storey property with a fortress like faade, located on...

Helsinki Fast Facts

Country: Finland
Population: 1.2 million
Time Difference: GMT + 2
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Language Spoken: Finnish
Flight Time from UK: 2 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
Plug Type: 2 pin round European
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +358
Main Airport: Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)

Weather for Helsinki

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Airlines Flying to Helsinki

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Helsinki.

Air France , British Airways , Czech Airlines , Duo Airways Ltd, Finnair , KLM Royal Dutch Airlines , Scandinavian Airlines , SN Brussels Airlines,