10 Great Sights And Activities In Kallio, Helsinki

Eliza Marin

Like Krakow’s Kazimierz or Berlin’s Kreuzberg, Kallio is Helsinki‘s rebel child. With an unapologetic culture of non-conformist bohemian souls, home to artists, designers, and students, Kallio is the place in Helsinki where everything progressive and revolutionary happens. Use this guide to discover the best things to do and see in the area.

1. Sandro

Restaurant, African, Middle Eastern

1. Sandro
© Sandro
Once upon a time in the North, the passion for exquisite North-African cuisine and contemporary culinary art dragged the team of Hicham, Hicham Daoussi, Pasi Virta and Richard McCormick to create the most culturally diverse restaurants in the city, Sandro. A madness of Moroccan flavors is to be found in the Marrakech Madness Brunch. Sample the Jerusalem’s Fatan and aubergine ragout, and the Iranian sabich among countless other dishes.

Opening hours: Mon-Thurs and Sun 10.30am – 12am, Fri-Sat 10am – 2am

Hotel Room

Hotel Room is an alternative concept hotel that offers visitors and adventure seekers accommodation promoting the spirit of local exploration. It is strategically situated in the heart of Kallio, so that the pulse of the neighborhood actually leaves a mark on the experience of guests. Its 30 square meters of cozy urban lodgings are designed in Finnish style. The rooms feature a bed and a couch and have a homely atmosphere.

Hotel Room, Room nr 1: Helsinginkatu 12, Helsinki, Suomi

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