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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Rock Church and The Esplanadi Park. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Hvittrask in Kirkkonummi--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner .

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

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Vantaa Art Museum, Hvittrask
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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Helsinki Cathedral
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Temppeliaukio Church

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