5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. Change things up with a short trip to Heureka in Vantaa (about 32 minutes away). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), have fun and explore at Finnish Toy Museum Hevosenkenka, and make a splash at The Swimming Stadium.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Espoo, King's Road, Heureka
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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