Back
FI1009257

Hyvinkää, Finland

Hiking in Hyvinkää in winter 2021

Hiking in Hyvinkää in winter 2021

At winter 2021 in front of our house

At winter 2021 in front of our house

Kaksoislammit 12km drive and 1,5km easy hiking from parking place.

Kaksoislammit 12km drive and 1,5km easy hiking from parking place.

Hiking in Piilolampi , 14 km distance, walking 500 m from parking place

Hiking in Piilolampi , 14 km distance, walking 500 m from parking place

Hiking in Hyvinkää in winter 2021 At winter 2021 in front of our house Kaksoislammit 12km drive and 1,5km easy hiking from parking place. Hiking in Piilolampi , 14 km distance, walking 500 m from parking place
Gold

Member since

2015


Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
December 23, 2021 - January 02, 2022 10 days

We would like to go somewhere in Europe for Christmas.

Wooded Hyvinkää in the middle of south Finland

Welcome to experience light summer nights in Hyvinkää, hiking in forests and making a camp fire there, picking blueberries, swimming in lakes, cyckling safely with children and enjoying all playgrounds near by! Or welcome experience snow, skiing and skating at the winter time. Possibilties for skiing and skating right beside our home.

The Helsinki-Vantaa airport from 35min drive and the oceanic capitol city Helsinki 1 hour drive!

Our apartment is located peaceful and safe area for families with kids. Children can run, cycle and play outside safely without cars near. There are 9 playgrounds within 1,5 km, sport fields 500 m distance and 100m from our home start several kilometers long jogging/walking/cycling paths in the forest without car streets. Hyvinkää is located in the middle of many beautiful sights to see and forests to hike: read more about neighbourhood section and http://www.visitfinland.com/, www.uuvi.fi (nature sights at the south Finland).

We have a cozy, clean and easy to maintain two floor row house apartment in Hyvinkää with 4 bedrooms, living-room, kitchen, 2 x toilet, bathroom, sauna, balcony, little garden, 1st floor air-condition, Weber BBQ gas grill, PS4 game consol, high speed internet connection, lots of Legos and other toys and outdoor play area for kids. You are free to use our cars Toyoyta Prius+(7 seats), including safety seats for 2 children. We have 2 tents, 5 sleeping bags, back bags, trangia etc. free to use for nature day trips and camping. There are also bikes for free to use. We have an allotment garden and tiny cottage 8km from home. You are welcome to enjoy our cutflowers and vegetables.

Read more

Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 3 Children
  • 7 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Nursery teacher
  • Senior Application Specialist

Our Home

  • House Type: Flat
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In a small town
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 7
  • Living Area: 103 m2
  • Total Area: 103 m2

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Guitar

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Sauna private
  • Garage
  • Bicycles: 5

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Car necessary
  • Use/Exchange of car

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Austria
  • Czechia
  • Portugal
  • Croatia
  • Greece
  • Germany
  • Spain
  • Norway
  • Hungary

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Deutsch
  • Suomeksi

Our Neighbourhood

Nearest Airport: Helsinki-Vantaa - 50 km

Hyvinkää is a little town (50 000 citizens) in the middle of south Finland, which is known of lots of pinewoods.

The Helsinki-Vantaa airport 45 min drive or by local train.
The capital city of Finland, Helsinki 1 hour drive or 45 minutes by local train (visithelsinki.fi).
Tampere, the city in the middle of lakes is 1,5 hour drive or 1 hour by train (visittampere.fi).
Beautiful old little town Porvoo at the seaside is 1 hour drive (visitporvoo.fi)
Turku is at seaside and have lots of to do for children. It takes 2 hours to drive from Hyvinkää. (visitturku.fi)
The castle and lakes of Aulanko nature park of Hämeenlinna are 45 min drive (visithameenlinna.fi).
You can easily take a ferry to Stockholm or Tallinn from Helsinki.

In our neighbourhood we have 9 playgrounds, sport field and jogging paths in the forest. There is also a little grocery store in 500 m distance. From our apartment is 2km travel to Hyvinkää city center where is available all basic services with supermarkets,etc. Hyvinkää have many parks to rest and play. There is a natural park called Switcherland (Sveitsi) 4 km form our home, because of many steep hills, where pinewoods are growing. Kytäjä-Usmi forest have many hiking trails (shortest about 500m and longest 20km), little lakes and many camp fire places (see pictures). Hyvinkää has a nice shopping center (http://www.kauppakeskuswilla.fi/), where are many restaurants and shops. There is a biggest railway museum of Finland in Hyvinkää. You can also go swimming in the spa Sveitsin Uimala, have fun with kids in the indoor action parks (Superpark) or outdoor adventure park SeikkailuSveitsi.

Occupation

  • Nursery teacher
  • Senior Application Specialist

Children

  • Boy - Age: 6
  • Boy - Age: 12
  • Boy - Age: 14

Pets

  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home

References

This member has completed 7 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: