25 July, 2024

Helsinki

People make the city. Helsinki buzzes with an atmosphere of constant action. Here you will find the best tips for what to do in Helsinki.

If you go down to the woods today – The 6 best nature destinations around Helsinki




Finland is the most forested country in Europe, meaning that you don’t need to venture far from central Helsinki to go down to the woods. Here are six places within easy reach of the capital where you can experience the Finnish forest at its peaceful best.

In Pornaistenniemi on the western shore of the bay, you can explore a black alder forest, and duckboards through the reeds take you from Arabia to the idyllic island of Lammassaari.
The long white ramp that leads to the exhibitions in Kiasma

The art museums and galleries of central Helsinki




In a short space of time, Helsinki has become a noteworthy European art destination. Its museums alone are enough to keep art-loving travellers busy for several days.

Lux Helsinki Event in Helsinki

See & Do in Helsinki: Lux Helsinki 2019

Finnish History in 15 Short Chapters

Letting off steam: How to discover the perfect Helsinki sauna for you

DAYTRIP: Nuuksio National Park

Christmas markets in Helsinki 2018

Mehmet Gürs' Restaurant Andrea serves anatolian flavours in downtown Helsinki

How chef superstar Mehmet Gürs came home to Helsinki

St. George is a unique and elegant hotel in the heart of Helsinki city centre. Read more about the hotel, rooms, services and location!

From national awakening to Nordic design: Hotel St. George echoes Helsinki’s history

Helsinki, the city where everything works

Helsingin upea saaristo: Isosaari, Harakka, Kaunissaari, Lammassaari, Liuskasaari, Pihlajasaari, Vartiosaari ja kymmenet muut saaret. Lue vinkkimme!

Art meets nature on Helsinki’s islands

Browse more entries
1 2 3