An intricate amalgamation of islands, bays, and inlets, Helsinki is an endearing Finnish city whose residents enjoy a high quality of life and a dynamic culture. The city had its fair share of ups and downs in the past but came out stronger each time.
Today, it is a major commercial, economic and tourist hub of the country. The people are known to have a penchant for design, which is reflected everywhere you go. You will be surprised by the sheer number of new things to discover. This thriving city has charming cafes and spectacular museums and galleries.
The music scene is also pretty amazing, being home to popular bands.\r\n\r\nGet a chance to revisit the city’s eventful history at historical sites such as Suomenlinna, Temppeliaukio Church, Uspenski Cathedral Helsinki and many more. Explore the unique, open-air museum of Seurasaari housing plenty of walking trails and old Finnish houses.
Enjoy Finnish art at splendid theaters and museums such as Kiasma and the Design Museum. Revel in the natural beauty at the vast Central Park. If you are intrigued by music, then witnessing a performance by groups such as the National Opera, Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, and the UMO Jazz Orchestra is a must.