5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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 in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Katajanokka and Design Museum. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip planning site.

Washington DC, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Helsinki is 7 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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