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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    Shuttle bus from airport to Break Sokos Hotel Flamingo from 14.1.2019

    The shuttle bus service to the airport, introduced in January 2019, includes Break Sokos Hotel Flamingo in the group of airport hotels. The bus runs between Flamingo and the airport, with a stop at the Flight Academy on the way to the airport, and at the Aviapolis Station on its return.

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    Mind Your Brain! at Heureka

    Mind Your Brain! exhibition features many ways to take good care of your brain. At the exhibition, visitors can exercise, relax, engage in arts and crafts, play in a band and try some of the most popular dances of all time. Brain puzzles, emotions, the senses and the significance of sleep for the brain are also featured – and the importance of laughter!

    WARNING FROM HEAD OFFICE: THIS EXHIBITION WILL BRAND YOUR BRAIN!
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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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    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. The collections include dozens of aircraft related to the history of Finnish aviation.

    Fly with us!
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    Lake Kuusijärvi

    Kuusijärvi is a popular all-season outdoor recreational center. By summertime a large sandy beach and by wintertime the beautiful cross-country skiing landscape with the invigorating ice swimming possibilities, are the foundations for Kuusijärvi’s popularity. Kuusijärvi has the only public smoke saunas in the city of Vantaa and is a must-do for all visitors in Finland.

    Welcome daily from 9 am to 9 pm!
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    Tourist infomation

    Tourist information is available in Vantaa Infos in Tikkurila and Myyrmäki. Tourist services are also available at the Helsinki-Vantaa airport and Helsinki Railway Station. At the tourist offices you can pick maps and brochures.

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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!

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