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

Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Helsinki Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Helsinki

Location. The Radisson SAS Royal Hotel is 804 metres from Temppeliaukio Church in Helsinki, Finland....

Scandic Helsinki Grand Marina Scandic Helsinki Grand Marina

Location. The Scandic Helsinki Grand Marina is located 160 metres from the Gulf of Finland in Helsin...

Best Western Premier Hotel Katajanokka Best Western Premier Hotel Katajanokka

Location. The Best Western Premier Hotel Katajanokka is located in Helsinki, Finland. The Presidenti...

Helka Helka

Location. The Helka hotel is located in Helsinki, Finland, 200 metres from Kamppi metro station and ...

Sokos Hotel Torni Sokos Hotel Torni

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

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,