In the summer, Helsinki is an excellent choice for a weekend break and has lots to offer to visitors. Enjoy the beautiful light of long summer days and unearth the Finnish capital at your own pace on this 3-night short break. Walk along captivating boulevards and backstreets, admire its impressive architectures, learn about its history and spend the evenings sipping a drink in one of the many exciting new bars.
This city break is based on spending 3 nights at the super luxurious St George Hotel but there are plenty of other alternative hotel options to meet every taste including:
Speak with your Regent Finland Travel Specialist about upgrading your hotel or adding this city break to one of our incredible destinations in Finnish Lapland.
Fly from the UK to Helsinki, take your private transfer to your hotel and check in for your 3-night city break. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore the Finnish capital city at leisure.
The Finnish capital is simply bursting with culture and activities sure to keep you busy. Spend the day exploring Helsinki by using your Helsinki City Pass, which gets you free entry to many attractions. Embark on an included hop-on-hop-off Helsinki city sightseeing bus tour or visit the many museums in town as the Kiasma Contemporary Art Museum or the Military Museum's Manege. Alternatively, perhaps you can also take a dip in heated pool or brave the cold pool at Allas Sea Pool. (B)
After a hearty breakfast, spend the morning at leisure before leaving the bustling city of Helsinki to embark on a half-day guided tour to Nuuksio National Park. Nuuksio National Park is located about 35km north west from the centre of Helsinki and it is especially famous for the Siberian flying squirrel. Hike through beautiful trails surrounded by trees and rocks covered with lichen and moss blankets and learn more about the Finnish nature and wildlife. (B)
Today is free at leisure until it is time to take your private transfer back to the airport for your flight home (B).