5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Room Escape Games and Hakaniemi Market. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail, Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, & more), Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Castle Hill) and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa). Pack the 16th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a memorable tour with Tours, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki vacation planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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Kotka, Porvoo, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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