6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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6 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukion Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip builder app .

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Espoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Raseborg Castle and then explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Kaitalampi, then take an in-depth tour of Hvittrask, then admire the masterpieces at EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, and finally have fun and explore at Exhibition Centre WeeGee.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Espoo trip itinerary planner .

Espoo is very close to Helsinki. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for the bus ride back home.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Hvittrask, Hanko Water Tower, Raseborg Castle
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Kaitalampi ©
Kaitalampi
Hvittrask ©
Hvittrask

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