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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Nuuksio National Park and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. Step out of Helsinki to go to Pernio and see Teijo national park, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, take a stroll through Katajanokka, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and hike along Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail.

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If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

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Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Teijo National Park, Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church

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