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Nuuksio National Park (Nuuksion Kansallispuisto)

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Address: Uusimaa Region, Finland
Phone Number: 358 205 64 4790
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A place to detox your mind

I had such a lovely day in this park. I went there in Spring 2015 when snow didn´t completely melt yet, so I could build a snowman while enjoying the sound of waterfalls, streams... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I had such a lovely day in this park. I went there in Spring 2015 when snow didn´t completely melt yet, so I could build a snowman while enjoying the sound of waterfalls, streams, and birds. Getting there from the city centre is super easy for everyone even if you´re a first-timer in Finland like me. Most trams (if not... More 

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12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We had a fantastic day-hike at Nuuksio. Based on an excellent recommendation from the knowledgable and extremely friendly park staff at the visitor center, we took the orange access trail to the yellow loop trail. This was a great hiking, covering a decent amount of terrain and a few challenging elevation changes. There were nice stretches along lakes, as well... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Fancy a wild nature walk close to the Finnish capital? Take the train to Espoo and a bus 85 to the national park - all in all it takes 1 hour, and the price is €5 for the ticket. Choose one of the excellent marked circular trails (2, 3.7, 7.2 km) and enjoy the peace and the nature. It's a... More 

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Porvoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A piece of most stunning Finnish nature just around the corner of Helsinki. It only takes half an hour to get to the lake highlands by car from the city centre, a bit longer by public transport. The contrast to the busy and noisy city center is huge - it's the best-kind of stress-relief to just sit on a cliff... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We went to Nuuksio on a cold winter day with our small family. In the morning we considered cancelling because of the temperature at -17C, but we were very glad we went. There was no wind so the cold did not bother us and our 4 year old managed 5-6 hours with no problems. We drove past the Haltia center... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

If you are in Helsinki looking for a green escape this park is a good option. You can get there by public transport by getting on a train, getting off at Espoo and then catching a bus. Don't worry you'll see people probably doing the same. It's wonderful nature, and there are many marked hikes of several durations you can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Visited Nuuksio with family. Used public transportation from Helsinki main train station to Nuuksio. First train Espoonkeskus and then bus 85A to Kattila. Easy connection. It took us 1hour from Helsinki to reach Nuuksio. Our little daughter walked with us, ~3km from Kattila to Haukkalampi. It took us about 2 hours. Did not pay attention to time. There was literally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We visited Nuuksio National park and Haltia centre. We used the connection trail back and forth to Haukkalampi and also Punarinta -trail (10 km). The connection trail was very good and easy to walk with nordic walking sticks. IT took us over an hour to walk only 4,6 km because of big up and downhills. The view in Haukkalampi is... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Just hop to a train and change to a bus and you'll find yourself in the middle of a deep forrest in less than an hour's travel. Clean air and silence. Love it.

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Espoo, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is a great national park right outside of Helsinki. By car half an hour drive and you will find vast outdoors with forests, ponds and swamps. Nature here is amazing, well marked trails and many places to stop at. Some routes have info signs on animals, plants etc. My favorite place outside of Helsinki to discover real Finnish nature!

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