Veikkola is a popular place to head to in Helsinki as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Solvalla Swinghill Ski Resort and the much-loved Nuuksio National Park. Also, be sure to check out Gumbole Golf and Hvittrask.
To really get a feel for Helsinki, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Visit the Atheneum Art Museum and the Espoo Museum of Modern Art in Espoo. Treat your partner to a live show at the Helsinki Music Centre, the Swedish Theatre and the Finnish National Opera.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy listening to the birds, play catch with the kids and catch some rays at nearby Hietaniemi Beach.
Helsinki has some noteworthy attractions such as Mannerheim Statue. Take the time to visit holy places such as the Old Church of Helsinki. Relax in the calm atmosphere and get a deeper understanding of the religious history of the area.
Hit a few balls at Keimola Golf in Vantaa, the Espoo Ringside Golf in Espoo and the Master Golf Club.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, shop til you drop amid the many stores at Iso Omena in Espoo, Stockmann and the Hakaniemi Market Square.
After discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Veikkola, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The GLO Hotel Art, the Hilton Helsinki Airport, Vantaa and the Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Helsinki are among the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.