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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Pack the 1st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip maker .

If you are flying in from South Africa, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

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Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Temppeliaukion Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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