Day trip

Laajalahti Nature Reserve Walk

Laajalahti Nature Reserve Walk

From US$ 342.47 per group up to 6

Explore Laajalahti and enjoy the views from the bird watching towers and experience urban nature in a safe and welcoming environment.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Private group


  • Experience urban nature with beautiful surroundings
  • See the wildlife and breath the fresh air
  • Learn the history of Helsinki, its urban planning and relationship with nature
  • Savor the tranquillity of the landscape
Full description
Explore Laajalahti, one of the most accessible nature reserves and a great bird wetland within the Helsinki-Espoo metropolis area. Enjoy the views from the bird watching towers and experience urban nature in a safe and welcoming environment. Experience urban nature in the Helsinki region with beautiful surroundings and observe birds both during migration and at other times. Hike, while enjoying the urban nature and the outdoors in a very accessible area. Discover species of wildlife, breath the fresh air and savor the tranquillity of the landscape. Start on the Otaniemi shoreline and continue through the groves and meadows with a stop at the Otaniemi bird watching tower. Pass through viewpoints and trails, reaching the marshland of the nature reserve. Head to the Espoo Environmental Education Centre at Villa Elfvik. After a stop at this beautiful Art Nouveau villa, continue to Gallen Kallela Museum and at Tarvaspää Cafe Zoceria. Next, go to Munkkiniemi Beach and shoreline. End at the tram stop for tram number 4 that will take you to the city centre in 20-25 minutes.
  • Nature reserve walk
  • Authorized Helsinki guide
  • Coffee and a cinnamon bun
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Meals
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meeting at Aalto University metro stop. There is a kiosk at the exit called Rkioski. Meet in front of this kiosk. Your guide will be waiting for you at this location. You can easily reach this stop via metro/subway from Kamppi Shopping Mall or Central Railway Station in 15 minutes.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Water
  • Comfortable shoes
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Product ID: 398273