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Helsinki Card

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Helsinki Canal Sightseeing and History Cruise

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Shore Excursions

Helsinki Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

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Red Buses Helsinki Hop-On Hop-Off Bus with Boat Option

Starting at$34

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Tours & Sightseeing

Helsinki Panorama Sightseeing Audio Tour

Starting at$37

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Helsinki Sightseeing Tour: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus and Canal Cruise

Starting at$51

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Tallinn Day Cruise from Helsinki

Starting at$228

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Helsinki Balder Hall with Sibelius Finland Music Experience

Starting at$43

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Multi-day adventures

Classic

Baltic Adventure

Starting at$1,785

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Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Helsinki Card

Starting at$56

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Shore Excursions

Helsinki Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

Starting at$35

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Tours & Sightseeing

Red Buses Helsinki Hop-On Hop-Off Bus with Boat Option

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Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day St. Petersburg Cruise Without a Visa

Starting at$815

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Talllinn Private Day Tour from Helsinki

Starting at$457

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Tours & Sightseeing

Helsinki 24h Hop-On Hop-Off tour

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Multi-day & Extended Tours

Winter Fairy Tale 6 Day tour, Helsinki to Lapland and Back

Starting at$1,742

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Art and culture

These 10 hotels and hostels were prisons in a former life

5 min readPublished Jul 13, 2019

Historic prisons are fascinating, tragic and often macabre places, which is why those that have been converted to modern hotels and hostels make such…

The exterior of the historic Liberty Hotel is lit up at night.
Food and drink

Capital gains: Helsinki on a budget

5 min readPublished Feb 18, 2019

Helsinki is a captivating city with an intriguing history, impressive architecture, innovative design and fantastic food. Light and airy in the summer and…

Capital gains: Helsinki on a budget
Food and drink

Baltic bar crawl: booze cruising between Tallinn and Helsinki

6 min readPublished Dec 17, 2018

It’s Friday at 8pm and, somewhere in the Baltic Sea, a ferry is sailing through icy waters. There is a party aboard: pints of beer are being slung in an…

Beer has been an important part of Baltic culture for centuries © Megan Eaves / Lonely Planet
Food and drink

How to live like a Local in Helsinki

5 min readPublished Nov 2, 2018

Spending time in Helsinki's relaxed wine bars, steamy saunas, cheap and cheerful restaurants and inspiring art galleries are just some of LP Local…

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Food and drink

10 best cheap eats in Helsinki

5 min readPublished Jun 11, 2018

Helsinki is not cheap, but since the advent of Restaurant Day – a festival organised four times a year when ordinary citizens can open their own food…

10 best cheap eats in Helsinki