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Helsinki Beautiful Canal Route, archipelago cruise

Helsinki Beautiful Canal Route, archipelago cruise

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Admire Helsinki and her islands from the water on a relaxing 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise. Hop aboard a comfortable sightseeing boat, settle on deck or inside the cozy cabin, and absorb the key sights of Helsinki’s shorelines and surrounding archipelagos of beautiful islands. Cruise by top Helsinki attractions such as the mighty UNESCO-listed Suomenlinna Maritime Fortress; see Finland’s fleet of gigantic icebreaker ships; sail into the scenic Degerö Canal, and hear all about Helsinki’s eventful past from the informative onboard commentary. Free WiFi is available on-board for your comfort.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.47
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$29.47

Tallinn Day Cruise from Helsinki

Tallinn Day Cruise from Helsinki

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Discover picturesque Tallinn, Estonia’s capital, on a private day trip from Helsinki by ferry. After hotel pickup, cruise across the Gulf of Finland to Estonia in a comfortable ferry. Then, set off on an afternoon tour of this lovely city by foot and air-conditioned transport. View top Tallinn sights including the cobbled Old Town, Toompea Hill, and Alexander Nevsky Cathedral as you hear about the city’s history and culture. Afterward, (depending on timings), enjoy time at leisure before your return ferry trip.
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  • 12 hours
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$236.68
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$236.68

Guided Tallinn Day Tour from Helsinki / Include hotel transfers

Guided Tallinn Day Tour from Helsinki / Include hotel transfers

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Making your own day trip to Tallinn from Helsinki means organizing ferries and transport in Estonia’s capital, and doing your own homework on the sights. This small-group day trip covers everything: return ferries, guided touring, plus round-trip port transfers at both ends. See Tallinn’s UNESCO-listed Old Town and more as a guide shares their history, and enjoy free time to stroll and shop before sailing back to Helsinki.
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  • 12 hours
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$218.18
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$218.18

Medieval Tallinn: Day Trip from Helsinki Including Lunch

Medieval Tallinn: Day Trip from Helsinki Including Lunch

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Take advantage of Finland’s close proximity to Estonia on an 8-, 10-, or 11-hour day trip to Tallinn from Helsinki. Following a 2-hour ferry journey, you’ll take a guided tour of Tallinn Old Town (Vannalin), a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the Tallinn Song Festival Grounds. Plus, you’ll explore Kadriorg Park and sample Estonian cuisine for lunch. Small-group tour limited to eight people.
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  • 11 hours
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$231.63
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$231.63

VIP Helsinki City tour and Medieval Porvoo by Private car with personal guide

VIP Helsinki City tour and Medieval Porvoo by Private car with personal guide

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This tour is suitable for people interested in the history of Finland. In this tour we made a sightseeing tour of Helsinki and a trip to the ancient city of Porvoo. You will see a lot of beautiful things and learn a lot of interesting things about Finland!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$223.90
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$223.90
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Helsinki Food Tour Including Tastings

Helsinki Food Tour Including Tastings

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Experience the rich culinary culture of Helsinki during an appetizing 2-hour small-group food walking tour of the vibrant Finnish capital. With an expert gastronome guide, discover hidden foodie hotspots and sample a selection of local delicacies. Gain valuable insight into the culinary traditions and history of Helsinki and stroll past prominent landmarks like the Park Esplanadi and Bulevardi Street as you explore the spectacular city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.10
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$155.10

Helsinki and Suomenlinna Sightseeing Tour
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Helsinki and Suomenlinna Sightseeing Tour

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Combine a city tour of Helsinki with a ferry journey to Suomenlinna Island on this half-day excursion. Listen to guided commentary while exploring the highlights of Helsinki such as Esplanade Park and the Sibelius Monument. Hop a ferry to Suomenlinna for a walking tour including the Jetty barracks, the Suomenlinna Church, and Kings Gate.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$178.08
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$178.08

Helsinki Card

Helsinki Card

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Explore Helsinki at your own pace and save money as you sightsee with the great-value Helsinki Card or Helsinki Card Region. Buy a 24-, 48- or 72-hour card and simply show your card to enjoy free public transport around the city (and in the whole metropolitan area with Helsinki Card Region), plus complimentary admission to many of top Helsinki museums and attractions, including the stellar Ateneum art gallery and Suomenlinna Fortress. Add a free audio city tour (limited timetable), a complimentary guidebook and map, plus valuable savings on tours, meals and other experiences, and it’s an excellent way to make the most of Helsinki.
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  • 1 to 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.86
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$63.86

Shore Excursion: Panoramic Helsinki Highlights and Porvoo Old Town

Shore Excursion: Panoramic Helsinki Highlights and Porvoo Old Town

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Without a car, sightseeing in the Finnish countryside can pose a challenge. This shore excursion from Helsinki takes care of transportation from your cruise port, through picturesque rural areas, and back again, stopping at top sights such as the 1952 Olympic Stadium, the historic town of Porvoo, and the Rock Church along the way.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.12
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$103.12

Shore Excursion- City sightseeing and Suomenlinna from Helsinki Harbors

Shore Excursion- City sightseeing and Suomenlinna from Helsinki Harbors

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Get the most out of your time in Helsinki by combining a city sightseeing tour with a ferry ride and a walking tour of Suomenlinna Island. You’ll save hours researching and planning your itinerary by having everything organized for you. After a harbor pickup, a guide will show you many of Helsinki’s top sights including Esplanade Park, and Market Square. You’ll then take a ferry to the UNESCO-listed Suomenlinna Island, where you’ll see its main attractions including King’s Gate.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$206.69
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$206.69

Tour Helsinki with a City Planner
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Tour Helsinki with a City Planner

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Get a fresh perspective on Helsinki on this quirky small-group tour, led by a city planner. Discover bizarre traditions, such as picnicking on graves, famous Finns, such as architect Alvar Aalto, and curios, such as a church built inside a giant granite rock, a statue that seagulls hate, and a 19th-century Bohemian hangout. Leave with an understanding of the city that you won’t get from guidebooks or everyday organized tours.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.70
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$51.70

Private Tour of Helsinki with a City Planner
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Private Tour of Helsinki with a City Planner

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Leave the cumbersome guidebook behind and enjoy a personalized sightseeing experience on this private city tour of Helsinki, led by a professional city planner. Benefit from your guide’s expert knowledge as you take in major sights such as Temppeliaukion Church, Uspenski Cathedral, and Senate Square, and uncover hidden gems you’d be unlikely to find on your own.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$181.19
Price varies by group size
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$181.19
Price varies by group size

Walking tour with a Wilderness Guide

Walking tour with a Wilderness Guide

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In this tour, you'll discover and learn about Helsinki’s landmarks, as well as the history and culture of Finland. Sauna, lakes, islands, berries, nature, silence and wilderness means the world for Finnish people, why?...in this small-group walking tour, you'll find out why it is so important. Are you curious about how is to live in a country where the sun does not set at all in the summer, and in the wintertime, we don't get sunlight? I'll tell you how we can enjoy extreme conditions. Do you want to taste some Finnish flavors? You got it!.. after our tour is done you'll have the chance to get a little taste of Finland by its unique candies, and you'll see why they are so particular. Also, I'll give you the best tips for the rest of your stay in Helsinki, places to visit that probably you don't know that exist in the city, and if you want to do outdoors activities I'll give you the best options not far from the city.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.32
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$48.32

TukTuk guided tour in Helsinki 1,5 hours

TukTuk guided tour in Helsinki 1,5 hours

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Hop onboard the 100% electric and environmentally friendly TukTuk to see and experience Helsinki. You will be in a small group on 1-4 persons, and all tours are booked only for you and your group, so that we can really provide a personal service. You will have a licensed guide with you all the time. The guiding will be done by using the audio guiding system so you won't miss a thing around you. Welcome enjoy our beautiful city on this fun and informative tour!
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$195.32
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$195.32
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Porvoo from Helsinki or Vantaa

Porvoo from Helsinki or Vantaa

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Porvoo is the second oldest city in Finland. The town is famed for its "Old Town", a dense medieval street pattern with wooden houses. It is the town of Johan Ludvig Runeberg and Albert Edelfelt.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.49
Price varies by group size
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$82.49
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Small-Group Half-Day Tour of Porvoo Old Town from Helsinki

Small-Group Half-Day Tour of Porvoo Old Town from Helsinki

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Get a comprehensive overview of historic Porvoo during this 4-hour tour from Helsinki. Explore the town, a bustling shipping port during the 14th century, home to colorful wooden houses along the waterways. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Helsinki included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$141.41
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$141.41

Helsinki Highlights Tour By Tram And Walking

Helsinki Highlights Tour By Tram And Walking

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Fitting in all of Helsinki’s top attractions can be difficult, especially for visitors with limited time. Spend a day touring the city with a local guide, and gain insight into the Finnish capital’s history and culture while visiting landmarks including Senate Square, Temppeliaukio Church, and Esplanadi Park. Explore the city like a local onboard public transportation, and avoid hidden costs with entrance fees and tram fare included in the price.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$402.12
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$402.12
Price varies by group size

TukTuk guided Tour in Helsinki 2,5 hrs

TukTuk guided Tour in Helsinki 2,5 hrs

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Hop onboard the 100% electric and environmentally friendly TukTuk to see and experience Helsinki. You will be in a small group on 1-4 persons, and all tours are booked only for you and your group, so that we can really provide a personal service. You will have a licensed guide with you all the time. The guiding will be done by using the audio guiding system so you won't miss a thing around you. Welcome enjoy our beautiful city on this fun and informative tour!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$275.74
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$275.74
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Tour from Helsinki Airport to Helsinki city center

Tour from Helsinki Airport to Helsinki city center

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If you have time between flights, don’t waste it at the airport, grab the tour. By the private car, we will pick you up from Helsinki (Vantaa) Airport and return you back after the tour, according to your flights. We will visit Senate Square, Railway Station square, Aleksander street, Church of Silence, Oodi library, Cathedrals and more. Your guide will be happy to answer any questions you have.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.49
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$82.49
Price varies by group size

Architecture Tour of Helsinki with a city planner

Architecture Tour of Helsinki with a city planner

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One of the best ways to learn the ins and outs of a new place is to take a tour with a local expert. On this tour of Helsinki you’ll be guided by a city planner, who knows an incredible amount about the city. Visit the must-see and some lesser-known attractions, and learn the culture and history behind them. You’ll learn much more than you could if sightseeing independently.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.19
Price varies by group size
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$63.19
Price varies by group size

Helsinki Sightseeing Tour With Professional Authorised Guide

Helsinki Sightseeing Tour With Professional Authorised Guide

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A tour that will give you an opportunity to see the best of Helsinki. We will provide transportation with a driver to see all the main attractions of the city. You will learn about the local culture, history, heritage and daily life. At the end of the tour we will walk around the center of town and the tour will end at the Senate Square.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$861.69
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$861.69
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Helsinki Highlights: walking tour with local guide

Helsinki Highlights: walking tour with local guide

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4-5 hours walking tour with a local guide in Helsinki the Capital of Finland. We will visit the main landmarks of Helsinki, learn the history and cultural aspects of Finland and Helsinki. Children below 16, accompanied by an adult, can join for free.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.70
Price varies by group size
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$70.70
Price varies by group size

Helsinki Hightlights Tour

Helsinki Hightlights Tour

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The tour allows you to visit Helsinki's main attractions, including Sibelius Monument, Esplanade Park, Old market Hall, Market square, Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral, Senate Square, Temppeliaukio Rock Church, Havis Amanda and Helsinki Cathedral etc. along with photo stops. Your guide will share the city's stories, history, culture along the way.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$149.25
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$149.25

Helsinki Private walking tour with a Authorised Guide

Helsinki Private walking tour with a Authorised Guide

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A memorable day with an Official guide. Let me show you around this great city in a friendly manner. During my tour you will you find out about History, Culture and everyday life in this Nordic country. The walk is easy and if a short break is need we will do. Besides the the main Turiste attractions we will also see the local market and other places used by the locals.
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  • 3 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$183.83
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$183.83
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Helsinki Beautiful Canal Route, archipelago cruise
"I would recommend this boat ride to anyone. For me it had the perfect duration. Friendly staff. Beautiful sights. Take a blanket in case there are chilly winds and sit at the upper deck. You might miss the audio tour, which might be quite interesting, but it is already worth your money to silently enjoy the water, sun and sights."..."
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Tallinn Day Cruise from Helsinki
"My wife and I had an unexpected private tour of Tallin due to the reduced tourist travel during Covid. Our guide was a perfect English speaker who was extremely knowledgeable in the history of Estonia and took us to special places that we would have never found on our own. His recommendation for a lunch restaurant was superb. Also very impressive is that we were picked up at our hotel a 9:15 AM, greeted at the ferry terminal in Helsinki when we returned at 10:15 PM and driven back to our hotel which was quite a distance. Overall a 5 star experience!"..."
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Guided Tallinn Day Tour from Helsinki / Include hotel transfers
"I went with a friend on this tour from Helsinki. It was great. The guide was really helpful when we had ferry issues. He was very knowledgeable and friendly. We highly recommend taking this tour and were very satisfied!"..."
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Medieval Tallinn: Day Trip from Helsinki Including Lunch
"Learning the history of the places we saw and the Estonian culture in general and the food was good and great the guide lady Christi was good and gave me a understanding of the Estonian Country and culture"..."
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VIP Helsinki City tour and Medieval Porvoo by Private car with personal guide
"An amazing tour on Christmas Day. We had a very interesting guide who told us a great deal about Finnish history."..."
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Helsinki Food Tour Including Tastings
"great tour! We tasted many of Finland's foods, learned about Finnish history and culture. Our tour guide, Artem, was very knowledgeable and answered all our many questions. He took us to a few out of the way places that we would have never found on our own."..."
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Helsinki and Suomenlinna Sightseeing Tour
"My mother and I took this tour with Georg, who was a friendly, knowledgeable and perfect guide given his background! We saw all the highlights of Helsinki and had a good mix of walking and transportation across the city. Georg did a nice job explaining Finnish culture, the significance of the sights, and answering our questions throughout the visit. I would highly recommend this tour for anyone who wants to see the main attractions in Helsinki but only has a few hours!"..."
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Helsinki Card
"The Helsinki card was a great bonus to acquire while in Helsinki! I used it for hopping on and off the buses, the boats, entering museums,&public transportation."..."
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Shore Excursion: Panoramic Helsinki Highlights and Porvoo Old Town
"The guide Irena was articulate and knowledgeable and friendly. Poorvo was quaint and didn't disappoint. Helsinki highlights were very well thought out."..."
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Shore Excursion- City sightseeing and Suomenlinna from Helsinki Harbors
"Tour was excellent. Our guide, Cesar (from Venezuela/Estonia) was wonderful. I like how detailed the tour is around the park area with a break for lunch and then heading to Suomenlinna. Lot of wonderful history and detail is covered. Recommended for anyone visiting beautiful city of Helsinki. Hotel pickup/drop was a great plus."..."
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Tour Helsinki with a City Planner
"Great experience! I received insights that only a local can share. I suggest this tour to anyone staying for a short trip like me"..."
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Walking tour with a Wilderness Guide
"This is probably the best tour of a European city that we have ever done! Catherine is fantastic, the tour feels like a stroll, she doesn't rush you and she is super generous in her information, as well as tips and tricks not only for Helsinki but other cities in Finland. I highly recommend it especially on your first day in the city."..."
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TukTuk guided tour in Helsinki 1,5 hours
"We contacted the operator before our arrival to agree on a meeting point. It was always very friendly and worked perfectly. It was a bit windy and therefore we got extra blankets. The driver is a native citizen and knows a lot of the history and secret places. You can freely choose your drop of place. It was a great experience with a little child to see as most as possible of this beautiful city. You really have to try it! We loved it! Thanks for this great experience!"..."
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Porvoo from Helsinki or Vantaa
"Darius was a well-informed, very engaging guide who brought this fascinating trip alive. Old Porvoo is a very interesting place and well worth the visit. Make sure you try the ‘local’ coffee, too!!"..."
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Small-Group Half-Day Tour of Porvoo Old Town from Helsinki
"Outstanding guide. We had plenty of free time and good balance of guided tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and spent time on history and fun facts"..."
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Helsinki Highlights Tour By Tram And Walking
"This Helsinki Highlights tour was amazing! Our tour guide Necip was very pleasant and knowledgeable. He took us to all the important sites and even took us to two sites that we wanted to see not included in the itinerary. He gave us a lot information about the city and recommended good places to eat and enjoy the local food. We were really happy with his services. I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone that is visiting the unique city of Helsinki."..."
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Tour from Helsinki Airport to Helsinki city center
"I had a short period of time in Helsinki and looked for a tour to kill some time. Once the activity was booked, Darius reached out and confirmed pick up time and location. I always feel better when a guide communicates, and Darius did an excellent job and confirmed once I arrived in Helsinki. Darius was spot on arriving as he stated, and we made for Helsinki. I will say that I knew nothing about Helsinki, but Darius definitely got me up to speed. His in-depth knowledge of the town, the buildings and history of Finland was incredible, and I learned so much and enjoyed his sharing of information. I have been suffering from a slight back issue, so Darius kept a good pace, with plenty of seating options for me while keeping the information flowing along. He has the city mapped perfectly for a walking tour and from start to finish; it was a great time, and I cannot recommend this tour and Darius enough as he was definitely a 10-star kind of guide."..."

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