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Winter Tours to Lapland

Helsinki through Swedish and Russian history to the independency, private

  • 7 hours
  • Easy
  • Daytime
  • 1+
  • Private
  • Helsinki
  • Description
  • Itinerary
  • Meeting points
  • Pick-up
  • Helsinki has a very long history together with Sweden and Russia. During this day tour you will know more about these glory days. You will here stories and see architecture which now remind us of the times when Finland and Helsinki found its way between two empires. Visiting city food hall will give you an impression of local kitchen in daily life of finns. 

    • Helsinki sightseeing tour by car
    • Sea fortress Suomenlinna by ferry and walk
    • Lunch (at extra cost)
    • Visit Helsinki food market with testing local delicacies

    What's included

    • 7 hours sightseeing tour with a private guide around Helsinki center and Suomenlinna sea fortress (Sveaborg) with focus on Swedish and Russian history
    • Private transportation were needed
    • Local ferry crossing to Suomenlinna and back
    • Testing local delicacies on City food market

    Not included

    • Lunch
    • Entrance fees to any museums

    Cancellation Policy

    • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 days or less before the event
  • Helsinki railway station

    FI,Helsinki,Kaivokatu 1

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  • Helsinki sightseeing tour by car

    The sightseeing tour shows the most interesting parts of Helsinki, such as the Senate Square, the Uspenski Cathedral, the Parliament Building and Finlandia Hall. There are two stops in the tour: one at the Sibelius Monument and another at the Temppeliaukio Church.

    Sea fortress Suomenlinna by ferry and walk

    Suomenlinna is a cultural treasure. Its construction began in the mid-18th century, when Finland was still part of Sweden.
    Suomenlinna is a historical maritime fortress and one of Finland’s most popular sights, attracting more than 700,000 visitors every year. Suomenlinna has something for everyone – walls, cannons, tunnels, a submarine, museums, cafés, restaurants and even a brewery! Many find the 15-minute ferry crossing to the fortress the most enjoyable part of the visit. It offers you a unique chance to see and photograph Helsinki from the sea. The fortress is one of the seven UNESCO World Heritage sites in Finland. 

    Visit Helsinki food market with testing local delicacies

    The Old Market Hall in Helsinki has served its customers since 1889. Merchants sell all sorts of cheese, fish, shellfish, vegetable, fruit and cakes to spices, coffee and tea. They are also more than happy to help with any special orders. Here you can also find the smallest Alko shop for wines and beverages, as well as cafe's and restaurants. 

  • Please pick me up from my location in Helsinki city center (leave in comments)

    FI, Helsinki railway station

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