Explore Helsinki Walking Tour
Visit Helsinki on the bestselling Explore Helsinki Walking Tour. Helsinki – the capital of Finland is famous for the Nordic Jugend/modern architecture of the early 20th century. Being a part of Russian Empire for more than a hundred years, Helsinki is a multi-religious city with two dominant buildings of Lutheran and Orthodox cathedrals in the city center. Railway station as well as half of the buildings in the historical part are built by legendary architect Eliel Saarinen, who’s son – Eero Saarinen constructed St Louise city Arch and JFK airport.
On the walking tour we will see all the main highlights of Helsinki. We will walk around the Market square and Old harbor, see the famous Fish market, Senate square with the Monument to Russian Emperor Alexander I, the great Lutheran Cathedral and Orthodox Dormition cathedral, walk the main street of Helsinki, see the magnificent architectural masterpiece by Elieil Saarinen – Helsinki main railway station and of course – monument to the prominent ruler of Finland – marshal Gustav Mannerheim.
After seeing the central part of the city you have free time to explore on own, to have lunch of do some souvenir shopping.
The price: 50 Euros per person
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This tour includes
- Market square
- Old harbor
- Senate square
- Russian Emperor Alexander I
- Great Lutheran Cathedral
- Orthodox Dormition cathedral
- Gustav Mannerheim
The itinerary of the tour
10:00 Meeting the guide at the exit gate on the harbor.
10:00-10:15 Transfer to the city center by a tram. Tram is often recommended to the guests of the city as a mean of sightseeing. You will get 24 hour ticket.
10.15-13.00 Walking tour of the city center of Helsinki.
13:00 Guide will explain you how return to the port, options for lunch and shopping will be recommended.
Free time and return to the ship on your own (port is 15 minutes walk. You may also use the same tram, as in the beginning of the tour).
BE NOTED: the timing above is a sample one, and will be arranged accrding to the actual time of ship’s arrival to the port. We used to start the program one hour after disembarkation.
Tour price includes
- professional English-speaking guide for 3 hours (other languages are available for private tours upon request ).
Please note: This is a sample itinerary. The tour can be modified on your request!