5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Exeter
Fly:  9​h
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Exeter

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.
Visiting Teijo National Park and Aurlahti Beach will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Katajanokka and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town) and Sapokka Water Garden (in Kotka). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary builder website .

Exeter, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trips

Porvoo, Aurlahti Beach, Teijo National Park, Sapokka Water Garden
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

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