5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Manchester

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Mannerheim Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Johannes Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre (in Vantaa) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Brunberg Candy Factory Shop). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Helsinki attractions planner .

Manchester, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo, Heureka, Nuuksio National Park
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Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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