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Virkkala Destination Guide

Explore Virkkala in Finland

Virkkala in the region of Province of Southern Finland is a town in Finland - some 32 mi or ( 52 km ) West of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Virkkala is now 03:09 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riga, Jelgava, Tartu, Tallinn, and Haapsalu. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Riga . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Virkkala ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Roller coaster ride 2011.Build in 1951

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Linnanmäki Roller coaster ride 2011. fi.wikipedia.org ..

Independence Day Parade Helsinki

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Parade and ceremony that's held annually in the centre of Helsinki to celebrate Finnish independence in 1917. ..


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The ferry to Suomenlinna ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Lohjanjärvi

Lohjanjärvi is a lake in Uusimaa region in southern Finland. The biggest part of the lake is located in the town of Lohja and smaller parts in the municipality of Karjalohja and in the town of Raasepori. The lake drains into the Gulf of Finland trough the Mustionjoki River (aka Karjaanjoki, Swedish: Svartån). Together with Hiidenvesi that drains into it from north it is part of Karjaanjoki basin.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.25 23.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Karjaanjoki basin, Lakes of Finland, Lohja

Junkarsborg

Junkarsborg was a medieval castle in Karis, Finland. Today only rectangular earth walls remain. Archaeologists suppose that the castle was built in the early 14th century and was used until the beginning of the 15th. It probably was a predecessor of the Castle of Raseborg only a few kilometers away. Some coins from late 14th century have been found. The site has been excavated 1891-1892, 1937 and 1950-1954.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.15 23.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Uusimaa, Castles in Finland, Forts in Sweden, Raseborg, Ruins in Finland

Ingå railway station

Ingå railway station is a railway station in the municipality of Ingå, Finland, between the stations of Siuntio and Karis. It is located 19.3 kilometres west of the Siuntio station and 16 kilometres east of the Karis station. Only Y trains of the Helsinki commuter rail stop at Ingå.

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Located at 60.06 23.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Inga, Railway stations in Uusimaa

Hiidenvesi

Hiidenvesi is the second largest lake in the Uusimaa region in Finland. The biggest part of the lake is located in the municipality of Vihti and smaller parts in the municipality of Nummi-Pusula and in the town of Lohja. The lake drains through the Väänteenjoki River into the lake Lohjanjärvi and the both lakes are part of the Karjaanjoki basin that drains into the Gulf of Finland.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.38 24.19 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Karjaanjoki basin, Lakes of Finland