5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Itinerary

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Helsinki

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.
Get some historical perspective at Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. For shopping fun, head to Old Market Hall or Jumbo Shopping Center. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Teijo national park (in Pernio) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, trek along Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail, and stroll through The Esplanadi Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip maker .

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In January, daytime highs in Helsinki are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Teijo National Park, Jumbo Shopping Center
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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