Helsinki, Vallila and Vartiokyla, are nearby suburbs which are also worth discovering.
Tammisalo has plenty of museums and theaters within easy reach that make great places to visit. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the Helsinki City Museum, the Museum of Finnish Architecture and Sederholm House. The area is a great place for lovers of art. Don’t miss the Atheneum Art Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to the Helsinki Music Centre, the Swedish Theatre and the Finnish National Opera, one of the region’s premier concert venues.
If the weather is good get into the great outdoors and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the area’s beaches, for example Hietaniemi Beach.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss some of the local sights such as Mannerheim Statue, Senate Square and Uspenski Cathedral. These are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. Whatever your background or beliefs, you'll love the serenity at sacred places like the Old Church of Helsinki.
For some retail therapy, visit Stockmann, the Iittala Outlet Arabia and Kauppahalli.
While you are in the Tammisalo area, don’t miss the Jokerit ice hockey team in winter at the area’s iconic Hartwall Arena. The stadium also offers fascinating backstage tours, giving visitors a chance to learn about the stadium’s inner workings and local sporting history.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking a room close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the GLO Hotel Art, the GLO Hotel Helsinki Kluuvi, and the popular Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, Helsinki.