Top 10 family-friendly activities to do in Espoo, Finland in 2023

๐ŸŒ Welcome to Espoo, Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

Espoo, Finland’s second largest city, is a haven for family-friendly activities. Boasting lush green parks, modern science centres, fascinating museums and beautiful archipelagos, Espoo is sure to keep you and your little ones entertained. Here are the top 10 family-friendly activities you and your family would love when in Espoo.

1. ๐ŸŒณ Nuuksio National Park

Immerse your family in the tranquility of nature at Nuuksio National Park. It’s a great place to go hiking, bird watching or simply enjoy a picnic amidst the beauty of Finnish nature. Don’t forget to rent a pram from Tiny Trek Rentals for an easy trek with your little ones.

2. ๐Ÿงช Heureka, The Finnish Science Centre

Stimulate your childrenโ€™s curiosity for the world at Heureka, one of the biggest science centres in Finland. There are a variety of exhibits, demonstrations and planetarium shows to engage your little scientists.

3. ๐ŸŒŠ Serena Water Park

Dive into fun at Scandinavia’s largest indoor water park, Serena. With thrilling water slides, a wave pool, and a separate area for smaller children, it’s a perfect destination for fun-filled family day.

4. ๐ŸŽจ EMMA – Espoo Museum of Modern Art

Introduce your kids to the world of art at EMMA. The museum also organises art workshops for children for a hands-on experience.

5. ๐Ÿฆ Haltia – The Finnish Nature Centre

Take a journey through Finland’s diverse nature at Haltia. Interactive exhibitions and nature trails make learning fun for your little ones.

6. ๐Ÿงธ Children’s Town

Take a step back in time at Children’s Town. Kids can dress up in olden day clothes and play with traditional toys, providing both fun and educational experience.

7. ๐ŸŽฃ Espoo Archipelago

Experience the sea at the stunning Espoo archipelago. Go fishing, sailing, or simply enjoy the calming sea breeze.

8. ๐ŸŽฟ Oittaa Recreation Centre

If you’re visiting in winter, head to Oittaa Recreation Centre for some skiing, ice fishing or snow shoeing.

9. ๐ŸŽถ Espoo Cultural Centre

Catch a performance at the Espoo Cultural Centre. They often have children’s shows and family concerts.

10. ๐Ÿด Local Cuisine

Don’t forget to try the local cuisine. Finnish food is fresh and hearty, perfect for replenishing energy after a day of fun.

๐Ÿ›๏ธ Where to Stay

Espoo has a range of family-friendly accommodation options. Here are some top picks:

Hotel Name Highlights Website
Radisson Blu Hotel, Espoo Child-friendly, Lakeside view, Free breakfast Website
Hotel Hanasaari Child-friendly, Seaside, Cultural Activities Website
Hotel Korpilampi Child-friendly, Nature Activities, Pool Website

Travelling with children can be a joyous journey if you’re well prepared. Remember, Tiny Trek Rentals is always here to assist you with your baby equipment needs. Happy travelling!