An Architectural Tour of Helsinki is a 2.6 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and nature trips and is accessible year-round.
Whether it be classical, art nouveau or cutting-edge contemporary, this architecturally endowed city is bound to impress Though most visitors are familiar with Senate Square, and Helsinki's art nouveau central train station, the city has an astonishing array of architectural marvels to show off. It's no surprise that this city was selected as the World Design Capital for 2012. What makes Helsinki such a fascinating study is that the city's rich architectural history is matched by an equally exciting modern structural landscape and the capital features some stunning contemporary building design (sometimes to public outcry).