Helsinki – Gateway between East and West
Helsinki is a great stopover location when flying between Asia and Europe. The Northern route via Helsinki is significantly faster than the southern one through middle east. In recent years Helsinki-Vantaa airport has grown to be primary a transit airport. Most of the passengers landing here will continue onward with another flight. Why don’t you make the most of the time between flights in Helsinki? We offer you an intriguing Helsinki experience with all the details optimized to create you a great memories of our beautiful Northern Capital. By default the program lasts 3 hours from airport pickup to airport drop off.
Program – Helsinki Stopover with Green Caps
Duration is 3 hours, from and to Helsinki-Vantaa international airport. Can be continued with additional cost.
Your guide with a green cap will wait for you at agreed time on the airport departures. We’ll drive a scenic route passing Sibelius monument into Helsinki city center, where you will visit several must see sights including the lively Esplanade Boulevard and Senate Square. A brief visit to the Helsinki City museum which is located in the city’s oldest building is included. We’ll stop at the Market Square and you will have time to purchase souvenirs from local artisan shops and tasty Finnish delicacies. You can feel the vibrant Nordic flow of life strolling the streets meanwhile your guide shares to local legends with you. In the city you will also see the two main churches: Lutheran Helsinki Cathedral and Orthodox Uspenski Cathedral.
Your ultimate stop on the tour will be the one of a kind Lutheran Rock Church in Helsinki. This spectacular church, known for superb acoustics, is carved into solid rock. It was designer by brothers Timo and Tuomo Suomalainen and completed in 1969. Nowadays, it is one of the most visited sights in Helsinki.
- Walk on the lively Esplanadi Boulevard, Senate Square and Market Square
- See the Design District and Sibelius Monument
- Feel the atmosphere of the enchanting Market Square with intriguing artisan shops and fresh Finnish delicacies.
- Visit the Helsinki City Museum situated in the oldest building of Helsinki.
- Visit the magnificent Rock Church and enjoy the unique architectural sight built in the bedrock of Helsinki.