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.
Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Turku (Turku Castle & Bike Rental - by Carfield). There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukion Church, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In October, daytime highs in Helsinki are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Turku, Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Helsinki Cathedral

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