5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Helsinki planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

View / edit route

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Market Square Kauppatori and Galerie Anhava. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Teijo national park (in Pernio), Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo (in Jarvenpaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and make a trip to The Esplanadi Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route builder website .

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, Teijo National Park
Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

6 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA September, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Lakeland & Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM JAPAN September, culture, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Helsinki & Porvoo BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM FINLAND August, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM DENMARK July, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Helsinki & Jyvaskyla BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans