5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Budapest
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Budapest

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. For shopping fun, head to Hakaniemi Market or Market Square Kauppatori. Pack the 23rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Helsinki is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Budapest, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of 5°C to lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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