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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Bellevue Beach (in Hanko) and Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Katajanokka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Stadin Panimo, and don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

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Espoo, Bellevue Beach, Fagervik Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Rock Church
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Helsinki Cathedral

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