Private Half-Day Tour of Helsinki and the Suomenlinna Sea Fortress


Your private tour of Helsinki's top sights begins with convenient pickup at your accommodation or any other location in the city. Choose your own departure time, then meet your guide and climb into the private vehicle to take off through Helsinki.  This 4-hour, comprehensive overview stops at the Finnish National Opera, Finlandia Hall, the Parliament Building, and the Presidential Palace and City Hall. See the Sibelius Monument, honoring the famous Finnish composer, Temppeliaukio Church, and Senate Square.  Depart the capital for the Suomenlinna Sea Fortress. With your private guide by your side providing interesting commentary, board a water bus and head out to the UNESCO World Heritage site. Wander around to visit the Dry Dock and Piper's Park.  Return to mainland Helsinki for drop-off at any location you choose.

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4 hours
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Why take this tour?

Discover the many charms of Finland’s vibrant capital during this private, half-day tour. Over the course of four hours, your guide will give you an in-depth overview of Helsinki and its most famous sights, including the City Hall, Presidential Palace, and Finnish National Opera. Your tour will also include a visit to the Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Finland’s most-visited landmarks.

What’s included?

  • Private guide

  • Transport by private vehicle during the city tour

  • Ferry tickets

  • Gratuities

  • Food and drinks

  • Entry/Admission - Temppeliaukio Church

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Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Stromma - Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

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About operator:

Welcome to Hop On Hop Off Helsinki - a bus sightseeing tour around the city where you hop on and off as much as you like. The tour takes you to the top sights of Helsinki - we have 18 carefully chosen stops along the route. The ticket is valid 24 or 48 hours and entitles you to get a discount on top attractions. The tour is guided in 10 different languages through individual, single-used headsets. To make your ride comfortable, we have free Wi-Fi on the buses, fun & friendly staff and experienced drivers. In bad weather, our buses' roof can be installed quickly to protect you from rain. Departures daily from the Senate Square in May-Sep.

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