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Island for quality leisure time.

Viikinsaari Island is a small Island very near to city of Tampere. It’s a 20min boat journey. The... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Tampere, Finland
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Boat trip and outdoor activities on an island near Tampere

Viikinsaari island offers nice way to spend a day if it's not raining. Boat trip from Tampere city... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Western Finland, Finland
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

For me the main experience in visiting this island was the boat trip taking about half an hour there. You can reach the island also with some other means (i.e., canoeing, rowing boat, private boat, swimming might be too extreme). On the island you have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank drjobec
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Viikinsaari Island is a small Island very near to city of Tampere. It’s a 20min boat journey. The ticket price of the boat is 13 euro (for adult, 2 way). It’s better to download the app named “Tampere Passi”. With the app anyone can get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Viikinsaari island offers nice way to spend a day if it's not raining. Boat trip from Tampere city centre (Laukontori) to Viikinsaari island takes about 30 minutes. At Viikinsaari you can play outdoor games, swim (there is also small beach) and eat lunch or dinner...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I was in Saarihelvetti metal festival in 2015 at Viikinsaari. Nice little island and good music! Saarihelvetti metal festival is in august.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank kiksu1
Reviewed September 26, 2016

The place was beautifull and the food was very good. It was a great place to spend an afternoon under the sun.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 229sebasti_np
Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful get away close to the city. Only 20mins from the city centre by boat.We travelled with a small baby and felt safe on the boat. Staff was very helpful. The island is beautiful, well maintained and clean as most Finnish attractions are. The water...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Anya C
Reviewed June 2, 2016

We visited this beautiful island by the boat which leaves from Laukontori market place. The island is possible to visit on summer time. The boat trip takes 20 min. You need a whole day to visit there and enjoy the beauty of island with includes...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank eevamaria64
Reviewed May 23, 2016

This trip has nice views along 20 minute boat ride to one of the island in Tampere Finland There is restaurant and you can also go to Finnish Sauna

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank tsaadetdin
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Viikinsaari is Tampere's best kept secret to most foreign tourists. The island is only a 20min ferry ride from Laukontori docks in the city centre (next to Keskustori, Koskikeskus, Sokos Hotel Ilves). Take a trip (around 10€) with friends and family and spend the day...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Raffesoolo
Reviewed January 23, 2016

During the summer time, this is pretty popular "attraction" in Tampere. The mini cruise takes you here and there and you will have a good time. It will stop at the Viikinsaari and you will be able to walk around and have a picnic with...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Response from eevamaria64 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no. Its autumn here in Finland on September.