5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Lexington
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Lexington

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nuuksio National Park and The National Museum of Finland. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Change things up with a short trip to Cathedral of Porvoo in Porvoo (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukion Church, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Lexington, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Lexington to Helsinki is 7 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Lexington in August; daily highs in Helsinki reach 69°F and lows reach 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cathedral of Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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