One Day in Helsinki

Tour Number

Activity Level

235752


Categories

Adventure / Active, Local Experience, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Swedish (fluent), English (fluent)

Visit to the Winter Wonderland Combined with a City Tour of Helsinki.


The winter landscspe is created indoors in a sport arena and the temperatur is - 3 C (26 F). Do not worry. You will be given winter clothes upon arrival. Then you can have a drink from the ice-bar, go kick-sledding, try the tandem skìing or explore the igloo.
The winter experience opens at 10 am so you will have time to visit the colourful Market Square in Helsinki in the morning.
You will see the Rock Church and the Sibelius Monument after the winter experience.

Itinerary

We will start with a visit at the Market Square in Helsinki. It is a little bit like a famer's market crowed with flowers, berries and fresh vegitables. Plus souvenirs and arts and crafts. This stop will be combined with a visit to the Senate Square - the historical centre of Helsinki. The University, the Government and Cathedral are all located around the square.
Now it is time to drive to the sports arena to explore how it is during the winter in Finland. The drive to the Winter land is about 25 minutes from the city center. We will continue with the sights of Helsinki after about 1. 5 h. You will visit the Rock Church and the Sibelius Monument in Helsinki before being dropt off at a place you prefer.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will come to your cruise ship or your hotel.

End location: I will drop you off at a place that you choose.

Duration: 6 hours

This excursion is available only during the summer 9th of May 2016 - 28th of August 2016. Closed on June 25, 2016.

Transportation

You will be travelling in a spacious minibus with air- conditioning.

What’s Included

Other: Guidence, transportation and winter clothes duting the stay in the winter world.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

33 euro - The entry to the Winter experience is 33 € for adults and 29 € for children aged 4-14 years old. Additional services are mini snowmobile for kids 10 € and husky ride 20 €. The husky ride is not always available. You can pay by credit cards.

What’s Extra

Other: Entry to the Winter Land which is 33 euro for adults and 29 euro for children aged 4-14 years old. Some times they have husky dogs on the spot and a ride in a 20 euro for adults and 15 euro for children. They also have a mini snow mobile for children that can be rented for 10 euros.

Restrictions

I do not drive and guide at the same time, since I want to concentrate upon my guests and not upon the traffic. I am happy to arrange transportation and licensed driver.

Private tour guide Christina

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Christina S.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/Winter-wonderland-helsinki

Tours by Christina S.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Porvoo - A small picturesque town

Porvoo - A small picturesque town

 unrated

A town dating back to the 14th century

800 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

learn more
A Day in Helsinki for Cruise Guests

A Day in Helsinki for Cruise Guests

When you want to experience as much as possible during 8 h

1450 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

8 hours

learn more
One Day in Helsinki

One Day in Helsinki

 unrated

Visit to the Winter Wonderland Combined with a City Tour of Helsinki.

950 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

6 hours

learn more