Helsinki Jewish heritage private tour
Activities

Helsinki Jewish heritage private tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore the Finnish capital with your guide as you visit the city's historic landmarks such as the Market Square and discover the history behind them
  • Learn more about the past and present of the city's Jewish citizens and the Jewish heritage in Finland
  • Visit famous monuments such as the Temppeliaukio Church
What to expect

Spend the day exploring the Finnish capital on this private tour as you learn more about the past and present of its Jewish citizens. Helsinki is a vibrant city which boasts many famous attractions and an interesting history just waiting to be discovered with the help of your knowledgeable guide. Learn about the Jewish heritage in Finland and make a photo stop at the Helsinki Synagogue.

The tour starts from the Helsinki's cruise harbor or hotel. As you stroll around the city, explore the main sights of the city including the impressive Uspenski Cathedral, the National Gallery, Finlandia Hall, legendary Olympic Stadium, the Sibelius monument dedicated to the famous Finnish composer Sibelius, situated in a pine-filled park overlooking the sea. The Sibelius monument seems to capture not only the beautiful music by Sibelius, but also the spirit of the Finnish people.

Visit the contemporary Kiasma museum, one of Scandinavia's best contemporary art projects where you can check out the modern art pieces in the architectural masterpiece in the very center of Helsinki. A must have visit to the world-known Temppeliaukio Church, also known as the Rock Church is also required. located right in the city, it's a modern building that brings to life the internationally renowned Finnish design, which is known for its clear, uncluttered and typically minimalist Nordic style.

You'll discover the Senate Square, which offers a view to the impressive Helsinki Cathedral, Helsinki University, National Library and Government Palace, and Uspenski Cathedral.

After visiting the highlights of what Helsinki has to offer, the tour ends in the cruise harbor or your hotel or if you prefer your guide will leave in the city center where you will have some free time at the charming Market Square to taste local delicacies or to do some additional shopping and sightseeing on your own.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • Guided private tour
    • Entrance fees
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Transportation
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Child car seats (costs 20$ USD per day)
    • Tips (optional)
    Where
    Meeting point:
    - Your tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby. Please provide your accommodation details at checkout to make the necessary arrangements.
    What to remember
    • Hotel pick-up is only allowed from a centrally located hotel
    • Please note that this tour is suitable for wheelchair users, however there is a surcharge for an accessible vehicle that needs to be selected at checkout, this price is per group
    • This tour is suitable for pregnant women
    • Child car seats are available at an extra cost
    • This tour isn't recommended for children aged 4 and under
    • Visiting the Rock Church is not always guaranteed due to private events or religious events that may be taking place on the date booked
    • The maximum number of participants is 16 people
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    ULKOtours - Russia, Baltics & Scandinavia
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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