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Address: Finland
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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I've only done part of it

Although the King's Road in Finland starts in Turku, I've only done part of the eastern section. I've been on it last year through Loviisa where it passes between the fortress... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2016
mishmishapricot
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Casablanca, Morocco
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Casablanca, Morocco
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

Although the King's Road in Finland starts in Turku, I've only done part of the eastern section. I've been on it last year through Loviisa where it passes between the fortress bastions of Rosen and Ungern. Then comes Ruotsinpyhtää and the old ironworks and church, both of them worth a visit. Crossing over the Kymi river at Ahvenkoski, one can... More 

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California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

We enjoyed a beautiful sunny day in July and took a walk along this road and to see the vistas, people watch, and stop at taste local foods. Take your camera and walk early in the morning as the sunlight is perfect.

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El Jadida, Morocco
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Reviewed 6 May 2013

The road goes from Turku to the Russian border and passes through or near Helsinki, Porvoo, Loviisa, Pyhtaa and Kotka before continuing to the border. You know when you're on it as it's well signposted in Swedish and/or Finnish on signs that have a crown on them. I've only ever done the drive from Helsinki to Kotka and the true... More 

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