Private Helsinki Heartbeat Tram Tour


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Activity Level



Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. All my tours are child friendly I am a parent myself so families are warmly welcome !

Friendly: No.
You must be able to walk with relative ease and able to get in and out of public transport if needed. Comfortable walking shoes are advisable.

Maximum travelers: 10



Spanish (fluent), German (basic), French (basic), Finnish (fluent), English (fluent)

Private Helsinki Heartbeat Tram Tour

On this tour we will cover the city's main attractions and combine walking with a tram ride, as we 'Travel-Like-Locals'.

On our itinerary :
-Kiasma Museum of Modern Art
- Historical Senate Square with Lutheran Church
-Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral
- Market Square
- Katajanokka with its Art Nouveau district
- The majestic ice breaker fleet moored off the city coastline
- Esplanadi Park with its chic designer stores
- Central Railway Station
- Parliament Building, Museum of Modern Art, Finlandia House
- The Kaisa Unversity Library ( if open )
- Stunningly designed Rock Church
-NEW! Chapel of Silence, the city's newest landmark.


Main Milestones:

1) Meet at hotel or cruise harbor and begin tour.

2) For cruise passengers: Transfer to city center, approximately 15 minutes with commentary along route.

3) Begin Tour of city covering all major sights en route.

4) Break for refreshments ( optional ).

5) Continue tour with remainder of itinerary.

6) Tour completed in city centre. I can accompany you back to your hotel or assist in return to cruise harbor.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you as follows:

- Hotel guests, meet at the hotel reception.
- Cruise passengers, meet directly at the harbor's principal disembarcation gate.

You can identify me from a sign with your group name.

End location: Hotel guests:
After tour is over I will escort you back to your hotel or give you some ideas on how to spend the rest of your day in town.

Cruise passengers:
I will show how to return back to the harbor on public transport. There is a dedicated bus or tram route that terminates at each cruise harbor. Alternatively, if you wish to stay on in town, I can advise you on how to spend the rest of your time in town.

Duration: 4 hours


We will be using a combination of tram (Street car) transportation and walking .

What’s Included

You will receive my undivided attention as a qualified Guide, Finnish language interpreter and cross cultural adviser!

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3 EUR - You will need to purchase a single tram ticket at around EUR 3 and I can assist with this.

For smaller groups the tram fare is included in the tour fee

What’s Extra

Entry to THE ROCK CHURCH is charged at EUR 3/person payable in cash at the door.

Also stops for coffee and refreshments are not included on my tour fee and should be paid on the spot.

A Recent Review of this tour

The walking and tram riding tour was great. We opted to see the Sibelius Monument, so we had a lovely walk through a park, on a beautiful summer's day. Maria shared her extensive knowledge of the city, and we have hopes of returning there (and touring with Maria again) soon.
Kathleen Frankovic

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