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Isosaari, Helsinki

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Isosaari (Swedish: Mjölö) is an island in Helsinki, part of the Ulkosaaret district of the city, more specifically of Itäsaaret, i.e. ‘eastern islands’. It was one of the fortified islands of the Gulf of Finland. Isosaari is one of the outermost islands in the Helsinki region, and it is a site that is important from the perspective of cultural history. Its sights and its nature are unique.

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  • One of the biggest of the ex military islands now open for the public. You can either take the approx 1 hour ferry or by private boat. There is a small, very challenging golf course, but I understand....  more »
  • This is a nice island where you can get from Kauppatori by ferry. The trip takes about an hour. There is a cafe and a restaurant plus you can go to a common sauna. I think that you get more value...  more »
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  • Lots off fortifications and canons. a paradise for everyone.
  • My favorite island in the Helsinki archipelago. Great nature and tons of interesting military structures, including weapons that are still operational. The old torpedo testing station has only been open to the public since May 2019 and is a really interesting visit. You can only go there by private tour which leaves from the captain’s mess hall each day at 11:00.

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