Sun, 15 Oct|
Parking Area by "Laguuni Sports Centre"
Discover the enchanting History of Karhusaari (1,5 h)
Guided walking tour on the border between business hustle and the archipelago nature. (Picture: Sinebrychoffin huvila 1997 _ CC BY 4.0 KAMU)
Time & Location
15 Oct, 13:30 – 15:00
Parking Area by "Laguuni Sports Centre", Keilalahdentie 8, 02150 Espoo, Finland
Discover the Enchanting History of Karhusaari - Bear Island
Join us on a guided tour of Karhusaari, known as Bear Island, which boasts a rich history and cultural landmarks. Explore the island's captivating past and present as we embark on a journey through its remarkable landscape. Note! The tour language is Finnish.
- Discover the history of the Sinebrychoff family and their magnificent palace
- Enjoy scenic views of the Gulf of Finland and sandy beaches
- Walk through ancient pine tree pathways
- Explore fortifications built during the Crimean War
- Experience Finnish wartime history
- Tour language: Finnish
- Price: €15 per participant (Coupon Code KARHU valid through September 2023, -5€)
- Duration: Approximately 1.5 hours
- Distance: 2.5 km
- Terrain: Paved and sandy surfaces with some stairs and inclines
- Restrooms: Not available during the tour, but facilities can be found in the Keilaniemi area
- Dress appropriately for the weather and wear suitable outdoor footwear
- Bring a water bottle with you
- Meeting Point: Laguuni Water Sports Center parking area (free parking)
- Subway: Disembark at Keilaniemi station and walk 500 meters to the parking area
- Bicycle parking available in Keilaniemi
Evenio Oy has liability insurance. Participants are encouraged to have their own insurance coverage.
We look forward to sharing the fascinating history of Karhusaari with you on this guided tour. Join us for an unforgettable experience!