Things to see and do - Esbo
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Esbo Travel guide
Esbo : Michelin's recommendations
Lying a little to the west of Helsinki, Espoo has since 1972 been Finland’s second city. It is an agglomeration of several previously separate settlements, each with their own essential services (retail, banking, schooling, medical); 86% of its buildings have gone up since the 1960s. Visitors should not miss the attractive wall paintings in the Espon Keskus church.
Tourist attractions Esbo : Things to see and do
Most of Otaniemi is made up of the red-brick buildings of the Helsinki Institute of Technology, the work of Alvar Aalto around 1955. The curving main building stands at the centre of the campus. The low building in front of it houses the library; tak..
The residence and studio of the leading Finnish artist of the National Romanticist period, Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865-1931), this castle-like building was designed down to its finest details by the artist himself and constructed in 1913. The permane..
Bodomintie 37 FIN - 02740 Espoo
Prix Prices from : 65 €
This northern Espoo spa hotel is 40 minutes’ drive from central Helsinki. Guests have free access to a sauna, steam bath, indoor swimming pool and gym. WiFi access and private parking are also free. A flat-screen TV, bathrobes and a hairdryer are of..
Kivilammentie 1 FIN - 02820 Espoo
Situated 14 km from central Espoo, this hotel offers brightly decorated rooms with a flat-screen TV and fridge. Gumböle Golf Course is a 12-minute drive away. All rooms at Hotelli Lepolampi have a work desk and a private bathroom with shower. Leisu..
Tapionaukio 3 FIN - 02100 Espoo
Just 10 minutes’ drive from central Helsinki, this hotel offers free swimming pool, sauna and gym access. All rooms include a flat-screen TV. Wi-Fi is free. The Stockmann department store is less than 300 metres away. Original Sokos Hotel Tapiola Ga..