5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Teijo national park and Tulliniemi Nature Path. Get some cultural insight at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Fortress of Suomenlinna. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, head outdoors with Arctic Expedition, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip planning site .

If you are flying in from Denmark, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Arctic Expedition, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Porvoo Old Town, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Teijo National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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