Welcome to IFFR Scandinavian sections meeting in Turku
Turku is the oldest town in Finland, founded most likely at the end of 13th century. Turku used to be the
capital of Finland, it wasn’t until 1812 Helsinki took over that role. Turku sub-region is third larget urban
area in Finland and Turku is an important seaport. Turku airport is an 24/7 airport with capacity for big
airplanes. The airport is situated about 10km from the center of the town.
Turku area is culturally old and rich, there is lot to see and experience. During your stay, we will visit some of
the main attractions but many will remain to be explored. we hope you want to come back some day for
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