Vantaa is located in Southern Finland in the metropolitan area right next to the capital, Helsinki. It’s young as a city but the history of the area dates back many centuries. Everyone landing at Helsinki Airport will land in Vantaa, which makes the city an ideal place to visit in-between flights. For visitors, Vantaa offers fun all year round; great museums, the Fazer visitor centre, Heureka the Finnish Science Centre, a unique sauna experience at Lake Kuusijärvi, great shopping possibilities and events. See you in Vantaa #lovevantaa

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    Home of the iconic Fazer's milk chocolate

    Experience the tasty exhibition in one-hour guided tours. Everyone, from single visitors to families and student or company groups, are welcome to get to know Fazer in a completely new, fun and inspiring way – with all of your five senses.

    Book tickets for a guided tour!
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    Sheep have arrived to the city

    Enjoy a piece of countryside in the middle of the city - visit a herd of sheep pasturing in Tikkurila Central Park! You can get to the field by walking or cycling South from Koisotie though the park alley. You can feed the sheep with fresh grass (not with any other food) - go and get acquainted with the animals!

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    Vantaa's attractions in your mobile phone

    A great and easy way to explore Vantaa on your own. Download City Nomadi app and get your Visit Vantaa - map. There you'll find what Vantaa has to offer and how to get there!

    Look at map
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    Exhibition ¨Seven Siblings from the Future¨ at Heureka

    By focusing on the lives of seven siblings of the future who live in Jukola, the exhibition examines matters related to wellbeing, mobility, food and housing. The exhibition is a joint project between the Finnish Science Centre Heureka and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra.

    Buy tickets
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    FINNISH AVIATION MUSEUM

    The Finnish Aviation Museum is an exciting visiting destination for the whole family, located in the heart of the Aviapolis area in Vantaa. Our collections include dozens of aircraft related to the history of Finnish aviation

    Fly with us!
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    Tourist infomation

    Tourist information and counseling is available in Vantaa Infos in Tikkurila, Myyrmäki and Korso. Tourist services are also available at the Helsinki-Vantaa airport, Helsinki Railway Station and Stockmann warehouse. At the tourist offices you can pick maps and brochures. During the holiday season tourist information is also available around Havis Amanda in Helsinki City Centre and by asking Helsinki Help -advisers on the streets of Helsinki.

    More info
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    Summer and sun!

    What a lovely reason to relax on the summer terrace of the Restaurant Backas and enjoy some live music!
    Afterwork every Thursday starting at 16.00.

    Welcome to Backas!

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