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Fantastic tour of Helsinki

We were led by Kristina who was a very engaging, knowledgable and entertaining guide. The tour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rhian B
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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A must

We were on the free tour with Christina it was an amazing tour with much new informations about... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AMINE N
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Sfax Governorate, Tunisia
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The OFFICIAL Free Walking Tours Helsinki - Daily 11:00AM Page! Meeting Point from 1st August - Havis Amanda Statue, next to the market square - (address: Kauppatori, 00130 Helsinki) Let our educated guides tell you about the History, Architecture...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were led by Kristina who was a very engaging, knowledgable and entertaining guide. The tour lasted just over 2 hours but covered all major landmarks in addition to a few less well known. It was much better than the hop on hop off bus...More

1  Thank Rhian B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were on the free tour with Christina it was an amazing tour with much new informations about Helsinki city. Thanks for the tour we will recommand it to our friends surely

2  Thank AMINE N
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Amine, Thank you so much for your review of your 11:00AM (Havis Amanda start) Free Walking Tour in Helsinki. We are glad you enjoyed the tour! You are welcome back any time, and we wish you a safe onward journey. Free Walking Tours Team!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I found joining the free guided tour an excellent way to start our short stay here in Helsinki. Our guide Christina is a university student but she knows a lot about architecture and history related to Helsinki / Finland and she shared...More

3  Thank Stephanie T
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Stephanie T, Thank you so much for your review of your 11:00AM (Havis Amanda start) Free Walking Tour in Helsinki. We are glad you enjoyed the tour! You are welcome back any time, and we wish you a safe onward journey. Free Walking Tours...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancé and I really enjoyed the free walking tour with Christina! Walking tours are our favorite way to see a new city. Christina was very enthusiastic, genuinely interested, and informative! Our tour lasted about 2 hours and we were able to ask plenty of...More

3  Thank Ann B
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ann B, Thank you so much for your review of your 11:00AM (Havis Amanda start) Free Walking Tour in Helsinki. We are glad you enjoyed the tour! You are welcome back any time, and we wish you a safe onward journey. Free Walking Tours...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Christina is clearly a well polished guide! Insights on places and architecture were interesting (Senate Square & Orthodox church). Great idea giving everyone a sample of the Salmiakki (black licorice candy from Finland's most well established chocolate/candy manufacturer). It was the perfect souvenir idea I...More

Thank TrMarek
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear TrMarek, Thank you so much for your review of your 11:00AM (Havis Amanda start) Free Walking Tour in Helsinki. We are glad you enjoyed the tour! You are welcome back any time, and we wish you a safe onward journey. Free Walking Tours Team!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice tour in Helsinki and we had agood opportunity to learn more about Finland and the Finnish culture and history. Our guide was friendly and knowledgable but she spoke in a very fast manner, making it sometimes difficult to understand the main...More

Thank Keureh
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Keureh, Thank you so much for your review of your 11:00AM (Havis Amanda start) Free Walking Tour in Helsinki. We are glad you enjoyed the tour! You are welcome back any time, and we wish you a safe onward journey. Free Walking Tours Team!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi all, this is a very good tour to have a good understanding if you have just arrive Helsinki and have not decide what to do... Down side is, the group is too big and thus sometimes you really can’t hear much.... Overall, Christina is...More

Thank GreenBat520
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear GreenBat520, Thank you for your fantastic review of our 11:00am Tour, we have passed this on to Christina and it has inspired her. We agree that the group sizes can occasionally get quite large - this is due to the popularity of the free...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting tour! A lot of locations, friendly tour guide - Cristina, made those two hours into an absolutely amazing journey. Definitely a tour to take!🙌👌

1  Thank Nadezhda G
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Helsinki Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for an amazing response - we have passed this feedback on to Christina,and she is super happy! Have a great summer, and onward travels. Kindest regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our Free Walking Tour of Helsinki, and saw so many things we would not have noticed wandering around on our own. It was a lovely summer day that couldn't have been more perfect for a walking tour. Our guide, Christina, said she...More

Thank Profco
Free Walking To... H, Owner at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Profco, Thank you so much for your detailed feedback - it really does mean a lot to us, that someone would take so much of our time to review the tour - so we will reciprocate this with an answer, which we hope will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attend the free walking tour in each country we visit and unfortunately this tour did not meet the standard set by other countries. Tour guide was clear and easy to understand, but the level of information provided was lacking and was a very short...More

1  Thank JohnEOL
Free Walking To... H, Free Walking Tours Team at Free Walking Tours Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear JohnEOL, Thank you for your feedback - we take all reviews - good or bad seriously, and we will act to improve our service offered. Enjoy the rest of you summer. Kindest regards, Free Walking Tours Helsinki Staff :)

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Plamena P
August 21, 2018|
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Response from Kathy H | Reviewed this property |
I haven't done one in a place as far north as Helsinki but if you bundle up I can't see why not.
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June 27, 2018|
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Response from Free Walking To... H | Property representative |
Hello! It's Mike, and I represent Free Tours Helsinki. There's no need at all to book a tour - nor is there a need to check for updates... this is because the tours run EVERY day at 11:00am. We do however though, have a... More
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bobsue28
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Free Walking To... H | Property representative |
Hello Bobsue28! You don't need to book the tour - the tours run every day at 11:00am - meeting point Alexander II Statue in the Senate Square. With regards to how to get to there from the cruise ship. Well Helsinki has 8... More
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