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Aurinkolahti Beach, Helsinki

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Located in a fast-growing neighborhood in East Helsinki, Aurinkolahti Beach features a long stretch of golden sand with lovely views of the sea. Though this is a swimming beach with showers, restrooms, and other standard facilities, travelers not used to low water temperatures may prefer strolling along the shore or visiting some of the neighboring shops and restaurants. During the summer, you can rent a boat and tour one of the nearby islets. To visit Aurinkolahti Beach on your trip to Helsinki, use our Helsinki online road trip planner.
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  • When I want to spend a day in the nature I normally go to Aurinkolahti Either by own car or by bus. The beach, rocky waterfront, nature trail, sea, Kampela and Fazer Cafes. Picknicking If you want... 
    When I want to spend a day in the nature I normally go to Aurinkolahti Either by own car or by bus. The beach, rocky waterfront, nature trail, sea, Kampela and Fazer Cafes. Picknicking If you want...  more »
  • It is the best and biggest beach in Helsinki, in the Vuosaari neighbourhood (accessible by metro). The beach promenade even manages to give a slight Mediterranean vibe in warm summer days. Close... 
    It is the best and biggest beach in Helsinki, in the Vuosaari neighbourhood (accessible by metro). The beach promenade even manages to give a slight Mediterranean vibe in warm summer days. Close...  more »
  • We really enjoyed walking along the beach and the shore line. Stunning views. There are places to eat near by and a lifeguard station for warmer months. Sea was frozen when we visited. 
    We really enjoyed walking along the beach and the shore line. Stunning views. There are places to eat near by and a lifeguard station for warmer months. Sea was frozen when we visited.  more »

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