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Iso Puistotie - Ehrenstromintie - Itainen Puistotie, Helsinki 00140, Finland
+358 9 31039000
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Iso Puistotie - Ehrenstromintie - Itainen Puistotie, Helsinki 00140, Finland
+358 9 31039000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Home to the Ursa observatory and loved by locals and visitors alike, the elevated Kaivopuisto Park dates back as far as the early part of the 19th century and boasts stunning vistas across the Helsinki cityscape. This parks is perhaps the ultimate spot for a...More

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fairly large park located only a relatively short distance from the centre of Helsinki. There are nice views out over the harbour and you can see the locals walking around enjoying the open space.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We enjoyed a relaxing stroll around the lovely park, the oldest in the city. Entering it at Iso Puistotie after visiting the delightful Cathedral of St Henry it is really no distance to the far end from where we had grand vistas over the surrounding...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing play located in front of Helsinki Bay. It's easy go there from central railway station by tram number 3. It's a really amazing and nice green area where enjoy and walk. Near you can find some boat for some small islands like Suomenlinna

Thank Giorgio P
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Really nice park at the sea, good place to walk on a sunny day. Or a picnic. Spent hee every day as teen and it was nice to see again. High rocks in the middle from were you see the sea. Nice to walk through...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Kaivopuisto is a large park on the shore of the archipelago. It offers great views on nearby islands. Most of the embassies in Helsinki are in the neighborhood, and they make for a delightful comparison. From the simple Dutch or Estonian delegations to the high...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I suppose having a park in the middle of a city can be very advantageous , especially if you fancy a picnic. There are lots of areas within the park for playing with children and, as it stretches down to the sea it provides great...More

Thank Eddie W
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The park itself is pleasant and offers some nice views. It is next to an area where many embassies are located. Some of those are really impressive.

Thank Seasondtraveller
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I went there recently for Vappu day, the park is one of biggest place fro gathering for the day 1 May.

Thank Moyashinen
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were there during a horse festival. They had put up hurdles for children to jump with wooden stick horses which seemed to be very popular. Looked like fun if you were a kid :) Lots of food stalls and also some kind of horse...More

Thank GudnyB
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