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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Your inner history buff will appreciate Temppeliaukio Church and The Esplanadi Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take a stroll through Katajanokka, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and visit Ullanlinna.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online day trip planner.

Sligo, Ireland to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Sligo to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sligo in July, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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