6 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

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6 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
bus:  30​min
1
Espoo
— 1 night
bus:  30​min
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights
End: Helsinki

1
night
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the engaging exhibits at Finnish Toy Museum Hevosenkenka.

Make your Espoo itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Helsinki to Espoo is an approximately half hour bus ride. You can also take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Espoo are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to catcht the bus to Helsinki.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks Nature Museums
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Katajanokka. Step out of Helsinki to go to Porvoo and see Cathedral of Porvoo, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church, see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and steep yourself in history at The Aalto House.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planner .

Helsinki is very close to Espoo. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Cathedral of Porvoo
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
The Aalto House ©
The Aalto House
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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