Central Helsinki Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Kamppi & Töölö

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Discover the rich cultural tapestry of Helsinki on a 3-hour walking tour of the city’s most prominent sights. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 8 people.Delve into the fascinating history of the Finnish capital as you visit impressive monuments.Browse enticing food stalls at the Market Square and marvel at the gorgeous architectural offerings, which include fine examples of Modernism, Functionalism, and Art Nouveau.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Walks in Europe, Helsinki, UusimaaMeet your expert local guide and join your very small group for a walking tour of central Helsinki.Pass By: Helsinki Cathedral, Helsinki, UusimaaStart your tour from the bottom of the big steps. Helsinki Cathedral is the most significant building in South Harbor and is just next to the Senate Square. Stop At: Senate Square, Helsinki, UusimaaDiscover the Senate Square, its surroundings and savor their neoclassical architecture. See the Government Palace, the main building of the University of Helsinki and the National Library of Finland. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Helsinki Central Railway Station, Helsinki, UusimaaWalk through the central railway station that influenced Batman's Gotham city! Visit the green oasis styled Wonder Garden cultivated at the station, too. Remember to take photos of the famous statues. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Rock Church, Helsinki, UusimaaEasily the most popular attraction in central Helsinki! Enjoy the extraordinary architecture carved out of solid rock and its acoustics. See the church hall covered with a dome, lined with copper and supported on the rock walls by reinforced concrete beams. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Hakaniemi Market, Helsinki, UusimaaEnjoy the sunshine at the the cobblestoned market square in Hakaniemi - the most urbane place in Helsinki. Walk the market for a break: stalls sell a wide range of seasonal produce, including vegetables, root vegetables, mushrooms, berries, herbs, summer flowers. Listen to street musicians performing in the market. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Uspenski CathedralVisit the largest Orthodox church in Western Europe. Talk about religion in Finlandia and Russia's impact in the history as you walk around its golden cupolas and redbrick facade. Duration: 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Small-group tour ( max 8 people)
  • Entry/Admission - Rock Church

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to the meeting spot