5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Montreal

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Cathedral of Porvoo. Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and view the masterpieces at CraftCorner.

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

Montreal, Canada to Helsinki is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Montreal to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In October, Helsinki is a bit cooler than Montreal - with highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Espoo
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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