Route & dates
6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary
Helsinki— 5 nights
Daughter of the Baltic
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.You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sibelius Monument. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo, about 50 minutes away. Pack the 4th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.
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Barcelona, Spain to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Helsinki is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Barcelona in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
Porvoo Old Town
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