5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
foot + Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly + foot:  7​h 45​min
End: Birmingham

4
nights
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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary builder .

Birmingham, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Birmingham to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Birmingham in October; daily highs in Helsinki reach 10°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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