Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, Helsinki

4.7
#1 of 6 in Nature in Helsinki
At Pihlajasaari Recreational Park you can swim at sandy beaches or jog and hike through wooded areas. This island was once a villa resort with small cottages scattered throughout its forests and seafronts. Today the 26 hectare (64 acre) site attracts sun worshipers and active vacationers from all over the country. Visit the beach by boat and spend a day surrounded by diverse wildlife and colorful cottages, or swim in the clear sea. You can also camp at a designated area. If you're hungry, visit the restaurant inside a 19th-century wooden villa for some smoked Finnish salmon. To visit Pihlajasaari Recreational Park on your trip to Helsinki, use our Helsinki online holiday planner .
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  • We visited as a tour group in late Winter, not the ideal timing, but we had a great day. Plenty of walks and activities. but Again I think you do need to have reasonable time because our 2-3 hours rea...  more »
  • In the archipelago of the capital, a beautiful islet-park that shows how this people love nature and preserves its country: an example!
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