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Stora Herro Island

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Address: Westend - 15 kilometers west of Helsinki, Espoo, Finland

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Stora Herro Island

I have often seen this island from the shore line and wanted to get out there and see what it was all about. This winter we were lucky enough for the sea to freeze over thick... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Marcus R
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

I have often seen this island from the shore line and wanted to get out there and see what it was all about. This winter we were lucky enough for the sea to freeze over thick enough for us to ski out to look at the island. Once there it is a little disappointing - the 'Roman Temple' looking structure... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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Reviewed 17 December 2015

Enjoy the 2,5 hours boat trip to Stora Herrö an back to the city. See all the islands on the way and feel the lovely sea air.

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Thank Irmeli P
Espoo, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

In first place I have to remark that if you try find that pictures "creek-style temple" from Stora Herrö you are going to be disappointed. That building is located to Espoo Iso Vasikkasaari (Big cow Island =) just against the Nokkala boat harbour, Still Stora Herrö is worth of visit. In summer time it is easy to reach by using... More 

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Thank Punakettu
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

Espoo islands are available for everybody in the summertime. A water bus transportation leaves from mainland Tapiola to the islands

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