Find your favourite ways to move

Find your favourite ways to move is a section that lists various forms of physical activity, both incidental and planned. Try out something new or join exercise courses you are already familiar with, cycle around the city or relax in peaceful recreational areas. The city is full of opportunities, and everyone can find their own preferred ways of moving!


Activities for families with children

Afternoon activities for schoolchildren

Morning activities for comprehensive school pupils

Activities for families with children

Playgrounds, Family houses and other play areas

Playgroup clubs

Family support

The City of Helsinki: events for children

MyHelsinki: Helsinki for kids

Swimming schools

Supervised sports

Supervised sports

Children and youth

Working-age people


Special groups – Find a New Hobby

Boosti, just the exercise I need

Sports services supporting well-being

Regional exercise services

Personal fitness programmes and guidance at gyms

Fitness tests

Aktiivix physical activity counselling

Jump In sports guidance

Liikkujax course

Buddy for physical activity

Indoor sports facilities

Swimming halls

Gyms and weightlifting rooms

Sports halls

Indoor skating rings

Outdoor sports facilities

Outdoor swimming pools and beaches

Sports parks, fields and neighbourhood sports sites

Jogging tracks

Artificial and skating rinks

Skiing tracks

Winter swimming places

Outdoor tennis courts

Golf and Tennis Courts

Vuosaari Golf

Tali Golf

Paloheinä Golf

Outdoor tennis courts

Nature and green areas

Explore Helsinki nature

Good Things Grow in Helsinki

Central Park

Green Hearts – Park Walks in Helsinki

Excursions and nature trails

Haltia – The Finnish Nature Center

Brochures and guidebooks on nature

Winter Garden

Outdoor activities

In Helsinki, Espoo and Vihti

In islands




Cooking roofs and hiking lodges

Rastila Camping


Helsinki Bike Centre

City cycling routes

City bikes


My Helsinki – latest trends, events and restaurants in Helsinki

Events in Teurastamo

Events in libraries

City Events