5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Stromforsin ruukki and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Head to Hakaniemi Market and Taiga Colorsfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Riverside Park (in Kotka) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, get a taste of the local shopping with Market Square Kauppatori, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip maker .

If you are flying in from Hong Kong, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Arboretum Mustila, Riverside Park, Stromforsin ruukki
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