6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Espoo
— 3 nights
Drive

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nights
Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Espoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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3
nights
Espoo

Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Raseborg Castle and then stroll around Nuuksio National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Kaitalampi, then admire the landmark architecture of Hvittrask, then admire the masterpieces at EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Exhibition Centre WeeGee.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Espoo itinerary planner.

Espoo is just a stone's throw from Helsinki. In August in Espoo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks · Nature · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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