Helsinki Architecture Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

469825


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Finnish (basic)

Private Walking Tour of the main Architecture Highlights in Helsinki


Interested in Architecture during your time in Helsinki… Then this ARCHITECTURE TOUR is for you! We will reveal the unique stories of the city, through a walk around some of Helsinki's most famous and unusual buildings. We will teach you about the most famous Finnish architects - and take an Architectural walk through time - from the 1750's - right through to the modern day. Learn about how architecture has changed the mind-sets of the Finnish people, about how the architecture will always fit into the natural Finnish landscape, learn how the famous Finnish Epic Kalevela has influenced the architecture, and much more.

This fascinating tour promises to turn you into a Helsinki Architecture Connoisseur!

Itinerary

- Senate Square
- Katajanokka Island
- Esplanade
- Havis Amanda
- Pohjola
- Railway Station Square
- Music Hall
- Finlandia Hall
- Kamppi

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Senate Square

End location: Kamppi
I can help you find your way to the places you want to visit after the tour

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Walking

What’s Included

- Fully Narrated Architecture Walking Tour
- Introduction into the history of Finnish archtecture from Swedish times until Modern days

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 Euros - We arrange a coffee break or a lunch break in the middle of the tour or otherwise according to your needs.

What’s Extra

Lunch, coffee break are arranged at your own expense
Personal purchases are not included

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.

A Recent Review of this tour

Anna is very well-informed, very pleasant, and very dedicated. She was very accommodating with respect to taking us to the places we wanted to see. We recommend her without any reservation.
Alan Wolff

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Private tour guide Anna

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