4 days in Helsinki Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Helsinki

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sapokka Water Garden and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth (in Kotka) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the natural beauty at Observatory Hill Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Helsinki planning website.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo Old Town
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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