Lauttasaari Island Vacations
Helsinki, Meilahti and Tapiola, are nearby suburbs which are also worth discovering.
Lauttasaari Island offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Book a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the fascinating artworks at the Helsinki City Museum, the Museum of Finnish Architecture and Sederholm House. There are some excellent galleries to enjoy nearby including the Atheneum Art Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Helsinki Music Centre, the Swedish Theatre and the Finnish National Opera, one of the area’s premier concert venues.
When it’s time escape the city, visit the nearby outdoor areas. Reconnect with nature at one of the local beaches, for example Hietaniemi Beach.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as Mannerheim Statue, Senate Square and Uspenski Cathedral. These are popular with locals and tourists alike. For a relaxing change of pace, pay a visit to the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Old Church of Helsinki.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby shopping hotspots like Stockmann, the Hakaniemi Market Square and Kamppi Center.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head in the Lauttasaari Island area is easy. The GLO Hotel Art, the GLO Hotel Helsinki Kluuvi and the Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Helsinki are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.