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.
Get outdoors at Nuuksio National Park and Bellevue Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Castle Hill & Porvoo Old Town) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). Pack the 19th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Side Trips

Porvoo, Bellevue Beach, Nuuksio National Park, Arboretum Mustila
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila

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