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.
Head to Hakaniemi Market and Riimikkofor plenty of shopping. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Ullanlinna. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo), Kotka (Linden Esplanade & Beach Mansikkalahti) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Katajanokka, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Anhava.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planning site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In February in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 33°F during the day and 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, Bellevue Beach, Halosenniemi Museum
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
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Kansallisgalleria

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