Church tour of Helsinki
City tours

Church tour of Helsinki

Language: English
Availability: Weekdays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • See cathedrals and churches from various denominations of Christianity
  • Learn about the history and significance of the different churches
  • Ride in one of the oldest trams in the world
What to expect

Helsinki has so many churches from different eras where you can meditate, join events, watch concerts, or just marvel at the variety of architectural styles. From cathedrals that dominate the skyline to the many smaller churches that are scattered around the city, you will find churches for a large number of denominations of Christianity including Lutheran, Orthodox and Catholic churches.

This Church Tour is ideal for guests who want to see the various beautiful cathedrals and churches and to learn about their significance for the Finns. The tour highlights include the Orthodox and Lutheran Cathedrals, St John’s Church which is the largest stone church in Finland, as well as the non-denominational Chapel of Silence.

As you will be visiting various neighborhoods around the city centre, you will also have the chance to use the tram system of Helsinki which is one of the oldest in the world, dating back to 1891. As part of the tour, you will be provided with a public transportation ticket which is valid for 24 hours and which is yours to keep after the tour is over.

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What's included
  • Local expert guide
  • 3-hour church tour
  • 24-hour public transportation ticket, valid on buses, trams, trains, the subway
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Where

Paulig Kulma Café, Aleksanterinkatu 9, 00100 Helsinki, Finland

Meeting point:

Please meet your guide at Paulig Kulma Café 10 minutes prior to departure.

What to remember
  • Maximum group size: 6 people
  • Available tour languages: English or Turkish
  • Please ensure you wear comfortable walking shoes
  • This tour operates rain or shine, please dress according to the weather
  • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
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When
  • Tour departs on weekdays at 10.00am
  • Tour unavailable on select days and public holidays, please see calendar for details
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Provider
Ataman Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the activity begins.

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