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Pohjoisesplanadi, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The phenomenal Esplanadi Park located in the heart of Helsinki is an absolute must-see for any traveler. The beautiful rainbow of colours of the flowers as well as the intricate monument are enough to make this my favourite spot to relax in Helsinki. The layout,...More

Thank Andre H
Reviewed 4 days ago

A good place to walk with your family and friends. All famous shops and boutiques so close. Near Stockman.

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of Helsinki. For locals and tourists alike. Street musicians and performers; excellent for people watching. Nice cafés and restaurants on the esplanade.

Thank Betty P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a gorgeous linear park right in the heart of the city. We walked it numerous times and loved it for its variety of greenery and the outstanding collection of statuary and monuments. One of the most impressive is that of the revered Runeberg by...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Regardless of the weather the Esplanadi Park always offers a nice stroll. Beyond touristic summer time the park is less crowded and one can enjoy the surrounding old buildings, really nice lighting in the park - and of course people watching. Beautiful park, all the...More

Thank beachstone2c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely to walk through on your way to Market Square and the marina. There are some impressive schooners to study after getting some berries at the market.

Thank princessdeirdre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is an attraction point. People are walking by with their friends and enjoying. I believe it is more relaxing in summer

Thank Gaye Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gorgeous park. It extends from the waterfront to the city center, surrounded by nice stores and sights. It's a great place to walk thru on your way to other things, I always chose to walk thru the park when I had to get...More

Thank stordane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park is a delightful place to stroll or sit. Grassy areas and benches are strew with individuals and groups relaxing in the sunshine. A great atmosphere.

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Esplanade park is within the main boulevard of Helsinki. Nice for a stroll. Don't miss the statue with the national anthem: it is in Swedish not in Finnish!

Thank Guillaume R
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23 April 2016|
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Response from casswife | Reviewed this property |
HI there is no fee for this park.
31 May 2015|
Response from Mary D |
I do believe where the cruise ports you just keep walking west a couple of blocks and you will be in the middle of Esplanadi. Lots of shops, snacks and salons. Public market at the port, too. Local food and art/crafts. Enjoy!