5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and The Aalto House. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Heureka (in Vantaa) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of The National Library of Finland.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip builder .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In January in Helsinki, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Maritime Centre Vellamo, Porvoo Old Town, Nuuksio National Park, Heureka
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The Aalto House

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