Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Start your adventure with a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour by bus, and take in top attractions including the Sibelius Park & Monument and Rock Church (Temppeliaukio Church). With 18 stops along the route, enjoy the freedom to explore Helsinki at your own pace. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours and entitles you to discounts on top attractions.
Bus operating times vary according to cruise ship arrival and departure times. The first departure from the cruise pier is 30 minutes after ship's arrival time. Please redeem your voucher within 2 hours after your ship has docked.
With commentary in 10 different languages via your audio guide throughout the tour, spin past key sites of interest such as the Ateneum Art Museum, the flea market, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Market Square and Old Market Hall, the National Museum of Finland, the Olympic Stadium, Opera and Senate Square. Along the way, gain insight into Helsinki’s history and heritage. Languages include English, Russian, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Swedish, and Finnish.
Helsinki Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Stops 2019:
• Senate Square
• The Olympia Terminal (Silja Line) / Mannerheim Museum
• Cafe Ursula/ Kaivopuisto Park
• Compass Square
• Hernesaari Cruise Terminal (Stop in use only on cruise ship days)
• Flea Market/ Bulevardi
• Swedish Theater/ Design Museum
• Market Square (Departure point for Beautiful Canal Route May-Sep)
• Kiasma/ Central Railway Station
• Temppeliaukio Church (Rock Church)
• Sibelius Monument
• Olympic Stadium
• National Opera/ Linnanmäki/ Töölönlahti Bay
• National Museum/ Parliament House/ Helsinki Music Center
• Ateneum Art Museum/ Central Railway Station
• Botanic Garden
Beautiful Canal Route Sightseeing Tour By Boat (1.5 hours)
Choose the cruise time to suit your schedule, then hop aboard your sightseeing boat in central Helsinki and head along the beautiful shoreline of Helsinki. With commentary from your on-board audio guide, discover famous landmarks like the Degerö Canal, Helsinki Zoo on Korkeasaari Island, and the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Fortress of Suomenlinna.
During your 1.5-hour cruise, perhaps purchase snacks and drinks at the on-board cafe/ bar (own expense) and see a side of Helsinki from the water that many visitors miss. When your cruise comes to an end, step ashore to conclude your tour.
Guiding through loudspeakers in English, Finnish, German and Russian. Written version available in Swedish, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Estonian, Japanese and Chinese.