5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Fortress of Suomenlinna and Rock Church will appeal to history buffs. Helsinki Cathedral and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Kirkkonummen kirkko (in Kirkkonummi) and Raseborg Castle (in Raseborg). Pack the 2nd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip app .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kirkkonummen kirkko, Raseborg Castle
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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