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 Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, step off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, read Helsinki visit planning tool .

If you are flying in from Denmark, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Nuuksio National Park, Valkmusa National Park
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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