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.
Appreciate the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Mannerheim Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Teijo national park and Hakaniemi Market. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg) and Kotka (Riverside Park & Santalahti Nature Trail). There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, head outdoors with King's Road, stop by Taiga Colors, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online vacation planner .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Side Trips

Kotka, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, King's Road, Teijo national park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
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Kansallisgalleria
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Mannerheim Museum

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