5 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
train + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Berlin

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

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Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 31st (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

Take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Pyhan Birgitan kirkko
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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