5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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— 4 nights


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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Helsinki Cathedral and The Esplanadi Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Pyhtaa (Climbing Tours & Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry), Loviisan kirkko (in Loviisa) and Kotka (St. Nicholas Orthodox Church & Haapasaari Island). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, head off the coast to Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and stroll through Sibelius Park & Monument.

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Espoo to Helsinki is an approximately half hour bus. You can also drive; or ride a tram. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Kotka, Loviisan kirkko, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park
Pihlajasaari Recreational Park ©
Pihlajasaari Recreational Park
Kallio Church ©
Kallio Church