5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ullanlinna and Stromforsin Ruukki. Mannerheim Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Cathedral of Porvoo) and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry (in Pyhtaa). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route planner.

If you are flying in from Norway, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Stromforsin Ruukki, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki

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