Beautiful nature in Helsinki coastal areas by bike
What could be more convenient than to explore Helsinki by bike! We don't have any heavy industry in the Helsinki area, the air is fresh and the nature is clean and beautiful. You can truly call Helsinki a green city and during our tour, you will be amazed by the beauty of this coastal city.
Our tour will start in the city center and we will head towards areas outside Helsinki.
During the tour you will see the most popular attractions combined with nature.
The cycling paths in Helsinki are numerous and in good condition. Helsinki dwellers are accustomed bikers. Some brave people even bike in winter, our tour will, however, be operated from early spring till autumn.
This is truly a nice way of exploring Helsinki and, in addition, it is healthy.
We will bike slowly to be able to observe the surroundings and the length of our bike tour is approximately 7 miles (11 kilometres) and we will have breaks during the tour and enjoy coffee/ beverages.
This tour can be customized to be shorter or longer.
I will pick you up from area agreed and we will go together to the bike rent office. During the tour we will pass by:
- Uspenski Cathedral
- Presidential Palace
- City Hall area
- Market Square and Market Hall (break)
- Olympic terminal
- islands on the coast line
- Ruoholahti (little Venice)
- Lauttasaari island
- Sibelius monument (break)
- Rock Church (break)
- Senate Square (break)
- Finlandia Hall
- the Finnish National museum
- Parliament House
- Music Center
- Central railway station
This tour is also focused on the coast line and its areas.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, harbour or any area agreed.
End location: The tour will end at the bike rent office and I will guide you back to your hotel. harbour or any area agreed. The bike rent locates in Helsinki center.
Duration: 3 hours
This is not operated in winter time and neither in heavy rain. In case of light rain, disposable one size rain coats are included.
Everyone is responsible with their own bike. It is safe, althouhg you have to be comitted to instructions made by the guide.
- bike rental
- water bottle
- entrance to Rock Church ( if open)
- disposable rain coat for light rain
- helmets, incl. in the bike rental (not compulsory in Finland, although recommended)
- reflector wests for the safety
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3 euros - coffee or cold beverages, 3 euros
** Cruise customers: If you would like to meet me at the harbour,send me a message and I'll create a customized tour for you.
Everyone is responsible for their own travel insurance.
** Cruise customers, please contact me for details for a customized tour **
- Suomenlinna Sea fortress starts 1.5 2018
- There might be a minor delay due to snow in winter time