We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Boat visit to Vallisaari

With my family we took boat to Vallisaari. Nice island outside Helsinki and good place to visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johan U
via mobile
Beautiful nature

Sailed there by JT-Line and spent there three hours which was too short time. The nature is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mkm005
,
Helsinki, Finland
Read all 82 reviews
121
All photos (121)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good42%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
19°
10°
Aug
13°
Sep
Oct
Contact
Vallisaari, Helsinki 00860, Finland
Website
+358 20 6394729
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Helsinki
from US$64.00
More Info
from US$611.20
More Info
Reviews (82)
Filter reviews
45 results
Traveler rating
23
19
2
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
23
19
2
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful natureopen to the publicjt linewild flowersboat companiesunique islandmilitary basesmall lakeinformation boardsthe main market squareother islandswater bussunny dayfortificationsammunitionvegetationmarine
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 45 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take island hopping ticket fron JT. 8€ for whole day ticket with 3 islands was a tempting offer. It is recommended to reserve ~3 hours at the island in order to see everything. It was very interesting to see historical military apartments...More

Thank Juha K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With my family we took boat to Vallisaari. Nice island outside Helsinki and good place to visit. When it is warm weather there is quite often cooling wind three 😉 On the island there is a cafe with own icecream you can choose also vegan...More

Thank Johan U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sailed there by JT-Line and spent there three hours which was too short time. The nature is beautiful, especially the Vallisaari pond. Tasty ice cream from Jäätelökahvila Paja.

Thank mkm005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought the island hopping ticket, so I could visit Vallisaari, Lonna and Suomenlinna. On Vallisaari you can walk around the island, have a picnic and enjoy the great views. Half of the island is closed and you can't leave the trail.

Thank Mari M
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Vallisaari is Suomenlinna’s little sister, so is a candidate to visit if you are already familiar with Suomenlinna. The island is smaller, there is less to see, and less crowds. There are a couple of pricy but good cafés so you can get something to...More

Thank Jubjab
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Lovely little island that has just opened to the public. They have a lovely little cafe with a nice terrace in the harbour. A walk around the island is very relaxing and from the other side you get a nice view over Helsinki

Thank Maija J
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Vallisaari for the first time on Friday 13th, but our day there was not unlucky at all. On the contrary, we had a really lovely time visiting the viewpoints, nice picnic spots and cafes. You can get to Vallisaari from Kauppatori (Market Square),...More

Thank Finnish_Travelleress
Reviewed 19 June 2018

What a beautiful island and so interesting with the information boards placed along the trail, explaining its history. Wonderful views. The river bus was so convenient and a really good service.

Thank meandyou374
Reviewed 15 June 2018

We bought a 3 island-hopping ticket (8 euros per person) from JT Line in the Market Square which enabled us to visit Vallisaari, and was one of the best decisions we made during our trip to Helsinki. The other islands were Lonna and Suomenlinna. Vallisaari...More

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Really nice place. Good photos. Silence. Sea. Lovely walk. Smaller that the Suomenlinna, but should visit.

Thank Nhhep
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vallisaari staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines