Discover Helsinki 2018 - 2019

Sport

Wife-carrying and mobile-throwing

Wife-carrying and mobile-throwing

Picture: Visit Finland   Finland is home to some of the most eccentric festivals in the world. What’s more, a number of them have world champio...

Activities for the whole family

Activities for the whole family

Picture: Visit Finland If it should rain during your stay, try one of the indoor adventure parks. The ones nearest to the city centre are Hop...

Go sporting

Go sporting

Picture: Juho Kuva / Visit Finland In addition to sporting sights, Helsinki offers visitors a variety of ways of taking some exercise. The Swim...

Beach life

Beach life

Picture: Nikolai Alin / Visit Finland With all this talk of boats, it might seem that they are a must. Not so. There are plenty of beaches th...

A variety of ways of taking some exercise

A variety of ways of taking some exercise

The Nuuksio National Park is a lovely, unspoilt spot just a short drive away from Helsinki. Picture: Aku Pöllänen / Visit Finland    In additi...

In winter, you can go skating in the middle of the city!

In winter, you can go skating in the middle of the city!

Picture: Ice Park There is a skating rink at Rautatientori next to the railway station, and another in Kallio, a few tram stops away from the ce...

Helsinki - Sporty daughter of the Baltic

Helsinki - Sporty daughter of the Baltic

The Swimming Stadium is open every day during the summer months. / KOPTERCAMERA OY / CITY OF HELSINKI Helsinki offers a lot to see and do for a ...