Explore the Finnish capital at your own pace on this 3-night short break. Walk along captivating boulevards and backstreets, see impressive architectures, learn more about its history and spend the evenings sipping a drink in one of the many exciting new bars. In the winter, Helsinki becomes a snowy wonderland and has lots to offer to visitors.
This city break is based on spending 3 nights at the Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki 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.
Spend the day exploring Helsinki by using your Helsinki City Pass, which gets you free entry to many attractions. The Finnish capital is simply bursting with culture and activities sure to keep you busy. By day, why not admire Helsinki’s mix of history and forward-thinking, with grand classical architecture reflecting the city’s past and innovative, modern buildings showing that it always has one eye to the future. By night, we recommend a visit to the opera or a drink at one of Helsinki’s numerous bars and bustling night cafés. (B)
After a hearty breakfast, continue discovering Helsinki at your own pace. Perhaps start off by visiting Kiasma Contemporary Art Museum, Finland's main museum of contemporary art, or visit the Military Museum's Manege, which features a collection of military artefacts, a must-see for history lovers. (B)
Today is free at leisure until it is time to take your private transfer back to the airport for your flight home (B).