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Address: Pohjoisesplanadi, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Lovely area.

There was a lot to take in on the day I was there, as they had a market. The best salmon I have ever tasted, from Norway. Lovely if a nice day for walking around.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

There was a lot to take in on the day I was there, as they had a market. The best salmon I have ever tasted, from Norway. Lovely if a nice day for walking around.

Thank LynneOz
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great stroll, see and Be seen the Helsinki manner. Lovely small park, never empty meet the crowd. See the statues, sometimes enjoy live Music

Thank Hans V
Den Haag
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This park is really small, but really nice built up. A lot of grass. And of course best place to enjoy a warm day, with the festival in it!! Busy, lot of locals, but so nice.

Thank DaniVialle
Alberta, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A bustling centre of activity. We saw people walking, music playing, gardens and statues. Great place to spend a hour enjoying the area.

Thank Kirk B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The small park in the center right by the bay. See the fountain and the view to the marina pier. Watch the people walking around. Your pleasure guaranteed.

Thank Drucco
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our walk along the Esplanadi. Lots of people, locals and tourists, lots of shops, lots of lovely buildings...

Thank Noelia A
Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Start at the Market, stop for coffee at Kapelli, and end at the Theater. Lots of public art, architecturally interesting buildings, street entertainers and people watching.

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North Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I loved walking through the Esplanade, with its gorgeous statues, music venues, cafes, and yes, polka-dot covered trees (an art installation this summer). The adjacent streets are so busy, and this part is a welcome respite.

Thank Terry C
Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pedestrian friendly walk-way that is beautiful and full of people and musicians. It is right off the Market at the Harbour and is great for people watching or just "hanging out"

Thank jmamadukes
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't imagine you could miss a walk through Esplanadi Park if you spend a day in Helsinki. It's where all the shopping meets the waterfront. The trees wrapped in red with white polka dots that teased an upcoming art exhibition added a fun touch. More a through-way, than a destination, but an interesting through-way with a beautiful, glass-house, Soviet-era... More 

Thank Julie R

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