5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kaivopuisto and The Aalto House. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Maritime Centre Vellamo), Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo, Runeberg Park, &more) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of The National Library of Finland, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Nuuksio National Park
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Kaivopuisto ©
Kaivopuisto
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
The National Library of Finland
The National Library of Finland

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