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Klaukkala

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The multipurpose building Monikko

Klaukkala (Swedish: Klövskog) is a village in the Nurmijärvi municipality in the Uusimaa region in southern Finland, right north of Helsinki.

Understand[edit]

Although Klaukkala is not the administrative center of the Nurmijärvi municipality, it has the largest population, as almost half of the municipality's residents live in Klaukkala. Klaukkala is so close to borders of Vantaa and Espoo that it has techically merged into the Helsinki urban area.

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See[edit]

  • 1 Klaukkala church (Klaukkalan kirkko), Ylitilantie 6. Completed in 2004, this church is modern-styled and copper-plated.
  • 2 Saint Nectarios of Aegina church (Pyhän Nektarios Eginalaisen kirkko), Kuonomäentie 80. Completed in 1995, a wooden orthodox church.
  • 3 Vaskomäki. The big rock in the middle of village, popular with local climbers.
  • 4 Ali-Olli Alpaca Farm (Ali-Ollin Alpakkatila), Kuonomäentie 117. Farm where alpacas are grown according to the name of the farm. Pony riding is also possible on the farm.
  • 5 Aitohelmi (Kiinteistö Oy Aitohelmi), Klaukkalantie 72.

Do[edit]

  • 1 Klaukkalan tornikeskus, Tornimäentie 20. The resort center, offers mountain biking in summer, snowtubing in winter and fitness staircase in every year.
  • 2 Tiira Beach of Lake Valkjärvi (Valkjärven Tiiran uimaranta), Tiiranranta 37. The lakeshore for swimming.
  • 3 Monikko (Monitoimitalo Monikko), Kuntotie 7. Monikko hosts a number of events, including entertainment as music and stand-up shows. Located right next to the Klaukkala sport area.
  • 4 Klaukkala tennis & squash halls (Klaukkalan Tennishallit), Isosuo 1. Tennis and squash halls near to the Klaukkala sport area.
  • 5 Klaukkala ice hockey hall (Klaukkalan jäähalli), Lepsämäntie 12. Ice hockey hall near to the Klaukkala sport area.

Work[edit]

The industrial area Järvihaka is located very near to Valkjärvi and Tiira beach.

Buy[edit]

Shopping centers[edit]

  • 1 Viiri shopping mall (Kauppakeskus Viiri), Viirintie. The biggest shopping mall of Klaukkala, which includes K-Citymarket and 17 other stores.
  • 2 Brunni shopping mall (Kauppakeskus Brunni), Viirintie. The second largest shopping mall of Klaukkala.

Others[edit]

  • 3 Klaukkala market square (Klaukkalan tori), Isoseppälä 14.

Eat[edit]

  • 1 Pihvimylläri restaurant (Ravintola Pihvimylläri), Myllärintie 8.
  • 2 Ararat Pizzeria (Ravintola Ararat Pizzeria), Klaukkalantie 55.
  • 3 Yang's Chinese restaurant (Kiinalainen Ravintola Yang's), Klaukkalantie 57.
  • 4 Resunga restaurant (Ravintola Resunga), Seurantie 1.
  • 5 Klaukkala Hesburger, Lepsämäntie 1.
  • 6 Klaukkalan Ylägrilli, Kiikkaistenkuja 21.
  • 7 Brunni restaurant (Ravintola Brunni), Isoseppälä 14.

Drink[edit]

The Keidas building.

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Sleep[edit]

The nearest hotel, Korpilampi, is located about 9 kilometres south of Klaukkala in Lahnus, Espoo.

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