2 days in Helsinki Itinerary

2 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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2 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Start: St. Petersburg
train:  3​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h 45​min
End: Tallinn

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online trip itinerary maker .

St. Petersburg, Russia to Helsinki is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. Petersburg to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Room Escape Games

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