Shopping and Design Private Tour of Helsinki

Tour Number

Activity Level

471883


Categories

Shopping

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Finnish (basic)

Finnish Design and Shopping


Finnish design is beautifully Nordic, and yet it still has a unique history and many distinct features to discover. On this private tour we can take a stroll through the best Finnish design shops, talk about the Finnish lifestyle and the history of Finnish design and famous design companies. We can also visit a couple of famous Helsinki landmarks on the way if you desire.

You can let me know in advance what type of shoping interests you the most, whether you are looking for bold finnish print and textiles, distinct finnish fashion iteams, delicate ceramics and glass, traditionally hand crafted wooden or metal items or anything else you have in mind. Having worked in fashion industry for 3 years I have a great passion for beautiful items and I would be the best person to create a fully customised shopping experience for you to suit all of your shopping desires.

This tour will definitely make sure that you do not go back home empty handed!

Itinerary

The itinerary for the tour is flexible and can be adjusted depending on your preferences and interests. Here is a list of places that can be included on the tour:
Iittala
Arabia
Marimekko
Kauniste
Minna Parikka
Artek
Kalevala
Aarikka
Anna Ruohonen
Ivana Helsinki
Samuji
Lokal

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up from any place at your convenience

End location: Drop off at any place at your convenience

Duration: 3 hours

Minimum Tour Duration for this tour is three hours. The tour lenght can be extended at extra cost and only if agreed before hand.

Transportation

Walking

What’s Included

Other: - Guide for the whole duration of the tour
- Introduction into Finnish Design
- Professional shopping advice

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - I suggest that you allow about 50 euros for general souvenir shopping. However, if you would like to purchase more, the cash needed would completely depend on how many items you would like to pucrhase through out the tour. Most of the places in Helsinki accept credit cards.

What’s Extra

Other: - food and beverages are not included into the price

Restrictions

I would not be able to guide you inside museums in Helsinki and also at Suomenlinna island. However, i can help you to organise your visit to these places at your request.

Private tour guide Anna

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 Anna S.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/finnishdesignshopping-privatetour

Tours by Anna S.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Helsinki Shore Excursion Highlights Tour

Helsinki Shore Excursion Highlights Tour

Private Tour by Car with Friendly and knowledgable Guide

751 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

8 hours

learn more
Helsinki Highlights Walking Tour by foot and public transport

Helsinki Highlights Walking Tour by foot,...

See the main landmarks of Helsinki in under 5 hours

550 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

4 hours 30 min.

learn more
Helsinki Architecture Tour

Helsinki Architecture Tour

Private Walking Tour of the main Architecture Highlights in Helsinki

457 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

4 hours

learn more
Helsinki Summer Nature Adventure

Helsinki Summer Nature Adventure

 unrated

Day Tour to Nuuksio national Park by Private Car

586 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

5 hours

learn more
Family Helsinki Experience

Family Helsinki Experience

 unrated

Exploring Helsinki and its Magnificent Surroundings with a private,...

680 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

6 hours

learn more
Real Finnish Experience - Day out in the country and the nature

Real Finnish Experience - Day out in,...

 unrated

Visit to Porvoo + Sauna and a Picnic by a lake with your private guide

698 USD per tour

(max 5 people)

5 hours 30 min.

learn more
Introduction to Helsinki Walking Tour

Introduction to Helsinki Walking Tour

 unrated

Private Walking Tour of the Old Helsinki Centre

270 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

3 hours

learn more
Helsinki and Porvoo Shore Excursion Tour

Helsinki and Porvoo Shore Excursion Tour

 unrated

Private Tour by Car with Friendly and knowledgable Guide

751 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

7 hours

learn more