No minimum number of attendeesNo minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
Free booking and cancellationFree payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
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Classic Green Cap Free Tour
We are focused to produce the best Helsinki City Tours, including Free Walking Tours. Our local tour guides are knowledgeable, experienced and informative, assuring that experiencing one of our Helsinki city tours will leave you with an understanding of Finland’s rich heritage, history, culture and geography.
This is a quick, informal, and fun way to learn all the fundamental things about Helsinki, the Capital of Finland. This is the longest running Free Tour in Helsinki and we have been perfecting this every year.
- Senate Square
- Tales from the Swedish and Russian past
- Story of how Finland broke free of Russian rule.
- Is Finland really the world's happiest country?
- Market Square
- What and how do Finns really eat?
- Presidents castle
- Helsinki University.
- It's free to study there, how is possible?
- Locals hints on where to shop, eat and drink.
You will find your guide with a green cap from the base of the massive Helsinki cathedral staircase. It's that white church from postcards.
In case it is not possible to start from the indicated address due to specific events or celebrations, the alternative starting point will be outside the main entrance of The National Library of Finland, Unioninkatu 36, Helsinki.
This tour is a quick and easy introduction to Helsinki’s history and to the Finnish lifestyle. In case of severe weather conditions the tour will be shortened to a duration of 1,5 hours.
Groups of more than 10 people will contact the company to be able to better accommodate them and offer a customized product.
What will we visit on this tour?
Meeting point:Hallituskatu 7 00170 Helsinki FinlandHallituskatu 7 00170 Helsinki Finland
In front of the Helsinki Cathedral, the great white church. You will find your guide with a green cap at the base of the staircase.
1Outside visitSenate Square
2Outside visitHelsinki Cathedral
3Outside visitUniversity of Helsinki
4Outside visitHouse of the Estates
5Outside visitUspenskin katedraali
6Outside visitAllas Sea Pool
8Outside visitMarket Square
9Outside visitHavis Amanda
How much does this tour cost?
Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).