Available 24/7 all group sizes. Shore excursion, airport, port, hotel. PRICE given for 1-6 pers. Total 3h. Auch auf DEUTSCH.
As you wish! Make the most of your time in Helsinki, brief as it may be.
East and west meet! We experience some of the 59 different districts in Helsinki.
We walk around the main highlights of Helsinki, established 450 yrs ago.
City walk. As a native person I can show you "specialities", outside a normal sightseeing tour. We can, 24/7, adapt the tour according to your timetable.
We walk in down town + a little bit outside. We see old town with Senate square, university, Dome, Uspenskij cathedral, Market place and -hall, Esplanade park, City, Museum for modern art and - classical art, Music centre, new Library incl. railway station, Parliament, National museum, Finlandia hall, Rock church etc.
TOUR ENDS at the new Allas sea pool and saunas + Flytour XD Helsinki in down town.
Few things are difficult or impossible!
We see and experience one of Europe's biggest Old Towns in Russian Empire-style, from the Russian era 1809 - 1917. Here the "new" Helsinki was built > 200 years ago. You will find the Senate Square with Senate house, the university with ab. 40 000 students, the cathedral, the both outside and inside very beautiful National library, architecture from both the old Swedish time through the Russian time to modern time. The House of the Estates and the National archive are close by.
We visit the Market Place including the shopping area at the Esplanade Park, from where you have a view to the sea fortress Suomenlinna/Sveaborg, built 250yrs ago during the Swedish realm.
We visit the unique Rock Church blasted into the bedrock.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: We meet you, we drop you at the airport, ship port, your hotel or somewhere else - you choose.
End location: Airport, ship port, your hotel or somewhere else - you choose.
Duration: 3 hours
To the ferry by a van, max. 6 persons, taxi, tram or walking.
Me = a native, > 60 yrs. Johan, your guide and assistant, you are free to test all my knowledge.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 Euro - Lunch 8-15€, beer, wine 5-6€, water is safe to drink from water tap. Ice cream 2-5€. Tram or bus 5€. Entrance fees 2-5€.
Shopping ? (from zero to a fortune!)
> 6 persons = minibus = extra cost.
Parking, meals, drinks, entrance fees, tram etc. Entrances (voluntary) to Allas Sauna & Pool + Flytour Helsinki.
If your group is larger than 6 persons please send me an enquire so I can create a customized tour for you.
None. Available 24/7 all year round.