5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Portland
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Portland

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Nuuksio National Park. Get outdoors at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto and Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo, about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip builder website .

Portland, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Portland to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In May, Helsinki is slightly colder than Portland - with highs of 60°F and lows of 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Porvoo Old Town, Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

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