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Halikko Destination Guide

Discover Halikko in Finland

Halikko in the region of Province of Western Finland with its 9,344 habitants is a town located in Finland - some 65 mi or ( 105 km ) West of Helsinki , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Halikko

Local time in Halikko is now 12:02 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Riga, Tartu, Tallinn, Ylöjärvi, and Villila. When in this area, you might want to check out Riga . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Halikko ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Salo Railway Station (Finland)

3:36 min by aboturku
Views: 6192 Rating: 4.45

Salo Railway Station. Salo is a small city (population around 22.000) about 50 km. east of Turku and 110 km west of Helsinki. Salo has a big Nokia production plant. Salo is one of the station where tr ..

Trip to Salo

19:08 min by aboturku
Views: 955 Rating: 5.00

Views of city of Salo. Salo is a city in South-West Finland., about 55 km. from Turku and 110 km. from Helsinki. Salo is mostly known for electronic industry (Salora TV:s 1970's) and for Nokia (1990s- ..


Boy 8 Bit - A City Under Siege (Original Mix)

6:02 min by Keumsiockla
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salou 06/08/2012 mk&cjm

12:47 min by michel b
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salou water laser show ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Halikko

Halikko is a former municipality of Finland that existed until December 31, 2008. On January 1, 2009 the municipality was merged with the larger neighboring Salo. Before the merge Halikko had become a rapidly urbanizing rural area. It was located in the province of Western Finland and was part of the Finland Proper region. The municipality had a population of 9,491 (2004-12-31) and covered an area of 357.31 km² (excluding sea) of which 0.52 km² was inland water.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.40 23.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Populated places disestablished in 2009, Salo, Finland

Halikko Church

Halikko Church is an Evangelical Lutheran church in Halikko, Finland. The first parts of the church were built in 13th century, and Halikko Church is one of the 73 medieval stone churches of Finland.

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Located at 60.40 23.07 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Finland Proper, Churches in Finland, Gothic architecture in Finland, Medieval Finland

Salo railway station

Salo railway station is located in the town of Salo in the Finland Proper region, Finland. All passenger trains between Helsinki and Turku stop at Salo, and the station also serves cargo traffic. About 320 thousand passengers use the station every year. Inside the station, there is one automatic ticket vending machine. The station has three elevated platforms for passenger traffic, and for going underneath the tracks, there is a tunnel, with exits by stairs and elevator.

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Located at 60.38 23.12 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Railway stations designed by Bruno Granholm, Railway stations in Finland Proper, Railway stations opened in 1898

Uskelanjoki

Uskelanjoki is a river of Finland. It flows into the Archipelago Sea through the town of Salo. The course of the river follows a large, NE–SW oriented bedrock fracture line which begins from the river estuary in Halikonlahti bay and goes up through the lower reaches of the river and its tributary Terttilänjoki in north. Other tributaries of Uskelanjoki are Rekijoki and Hitolanjoki in north, Kurajoki in Pertteli and Vähäjoki near Salo.

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Located at 60.35 23.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Baltic Sea NE basins, Geography of Finland Proper, Rivers of Finland, Salo, Finland

Kankareenjärvi

Kankareenjärvi is a small lake in Finland. It is situated in Salo in the region of Finland Proper in the area of the former municipality of Halikko. Purilanjoki, a minor river that discharges into the Archipelago Sea, originates from the lake. Kankareenjärvi is the only lake of Halikko. A pine forest surrounds the lake. The shores of the Kankareenjärvi are partly bog, especially in the north side of the lake. There are many summer cottages and a public beach at the lake.

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Located at 60.44 22.96 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Geography of Finland Proper, Lakes of Finland, Salo, Finland

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