5 days in Helsinki & Lahti Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki & Lahti Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki & Lahti Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
train:  1​h
2
Lahti
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Copenhagen

3
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Pack the 5th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, make a trip to Senate Square, contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip website .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Copenhagen in October; daily highs in Helsinki reach 10°C and lows reach 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Museums
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 7th (Sun), take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, make a trip to Musical Fountain, then have some family-friendly fun at Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune, and finally enjoy some diversion at Hohtokeila Lahti.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Lahti day trip website .

You can take a train from Helsinki to Lahti in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Lahti, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

#Fun & Games, #Shopping
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Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune ©
Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti

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