Shore Excursion: Helsinki Panoramic Sightseeing Tour
After leaving your cruise ship at Helsinki port, experience a panoramic glimpse of Helsinki, also known as 'The White City of the North' on this 3.5-hour sightseeing tour by an air-conditioned coach. Your guide will lead you through the city center, with stops for photo opportunities at the major attractions, such as the Sibelius Monument and Senate Square, and an inside visit to the Rock Church. Finally head to Central Station - the heart of Helsinki - where the tour will end, allowing about 30 minutes of shopping. You will then have the option to stay in the city for dinner or shopping or to return to the ship.
per adult from
3 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- English-speaking tour guide
- Entry/Admission - Temppeliaukio Church
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), Kanavakatu 1, Helsinki 00160 Finland
You will begin your tour by heading to the city center, passing the Uspenski Cathedral.
Stop At: Senate Square, Aleksanterinkatu, Hallituskatu, Helsinki Finland
Photo-stop at the Senate Square, where one can see the elegant Lutheran Church, and the interesting mix of East, West, and simply Finnish influences pervading the city.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Sibelius Park, Mechelininkatu, Helsinki Finland
You will stop at Sibelius Park for a unique photo opportunity of the monument of 527 steel pipes honouring the great Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: Helsinki City Hall (Kaupungintalo), Pohjoisesplanadi 1 North Esplanade, Helsinki Finland
You will drive down Mannerheim Street, the main boulevard of the city, passing the City Hall.
Pass By: Parliament of Finland, Mannerheimintie 30, Helsinki 00100 Finland
You will drive down Mannerheim Street, the main boulevard of the city, passing the Parliament House.
Pass By: Finlandia - Talo, Mannerheimintie 13, Helsinki 00100 Finland
You will drive down Mannerheim Street, the main boulevard of the city, passing Finlandia Hall, the mordernist convention center designed by famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto.
Pass By: Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion), Paavo Nurmi tie 1, Helsinki 00250 Finland
Continuing on you will see the Olympic Stadium, used for the 1952 Olympic games.
Pass By: Finnish National Opera (Suomen Kansallisooppera), Helsinginkatu 58, Helsinki 00260 Finland
Continuing on, you will pass the Opera House.
Stop At: Temppeliaukio Church, Lutherinkatu 3, Helsinki 00100 Finland
Continuing on to the famous Rock Church*, a one-of-a-kind modern-day structure build entirely into bedrock and quarried stone.
*Entry to the Rock Church cannot be guaranteed due to occasional Religious services and other private events. The order of the tour may vary.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Helsinki Central Railway Station, Kaivokatu 1, Helsinki 00100 Finland
Finally head to Central Station - the heart of Helsinki - where the tour will end, allowing about 30 minutes of shopping. You will have the option to stay in the city for dinner or shopping or to return to the ship.
Duration: 1 hour
Departure Point :1: Munkkisaari, Helsinki, Finland
2: Katajanokka, Helsinki, Finland
3: Munkkisaari, Helsinki, Finland
Traveler pickup is offered
You will meet your guide and driver BEHIND THE PORT GATES holding our orange SPB-Tours sign.Note that the distance between the ship and the gates varies in different ports in Helsinki:at Hernesaari port about 656 feet = 200 metresat West Harbour about 820 feet = 250 metresat Katajanokka about 328 feet = 100 metresMake sure to be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled start time. Please be punctual. You can find the start time on Viator's message system.Out of consideration for the others, the guide and driver will wait only 5-10 minutes after the scheduled departure time to begin the tour. The last thing we want is for anyone to miss their tour. If you encounter any problems, please do not hesitate to call Irina, our SPB-tours representative in Helsinki, at +358401412376.Ports
- Port of Helsinki
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Important: please provide your ship name and date of sailing when you request to book.
- Entry to the Rock Church cannot be guaranteed due to occasional religious services and other private events. The order of the tour may vary.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.