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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temppeliaukion Church and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala), Turku (Turku Cathedral, Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, & more) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, admire the striking features of Johannes Church, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip tool .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Turku, Bellevue Beach, Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum
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Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

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