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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, get great views at Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion), and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

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Nuuksio National Park
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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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