4 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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4 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Riga
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Riga

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Aurlahti Beach. Get some historical perspective at Temppeliaukion Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

Before you visit Helsinki, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Riga, Latvia to Helsinki is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo, Aurlahti Beach, Arboretum Mustila
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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