The Story of Helsinki Walking Tour

Helsinki, Finland

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My purpose during this tour is to share my passion towards Helsinki, capital of the country that consumes most coffee, has a world famous education model and crazy popular karaoke scene.

Apart of sharing many fascinating stories about Helsinki's history, I will be happy to answer your questions about the way of Finnish life and cultural habits. I was born and raised in Finland, and I want you to get a real feeling of Helsinki, not just the touristic one.

We'll start the walk from the iconic Senate Square, where's located the city's most famous landmark, the Helsinki Cathedral. You'll see the Bank of Finland and the House of the Estates, and you'll learn about Finland's politics, past and present. We'll also discuss about the development of the Finnish language. On the Market Square, we'll talk about the Finnish gastronomy and see the largest Orthodox Cathedral of Northern Europe. Towards the end, we'll see the Railway Station and the award-winning library Oodi.

You'll get to understand the unique Helsinki state of mind and a clear idea of our quite peculiar culture. Why is sauna so important for us? What is the "Unicorn Block" of Helsinki? When do we gather in the Market Square to swim in the fountain? Why is there a statue of a Russian Czar in the most famous square of Helsinki? Is Finnish really that difficult to learn?

Let's discover how unique Helsinki really is!
My purpose during this tour is to share my passion towards Helsinki, capital of the country that consumes most coffee, has a world famous education model and crazy popular karaoke scene.

Apart of sharing many fascinating stories about Helsinki's history, I will be happy to answer your questions about the way of Finnish life and cultural habits. I was born and raised in Finland, and I want you to get a real feeling of Helsinki, not j…

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I'm passionate about history and languages, and love to share knowledge with people surrounding me. I have backpacked around the world, and now after settling back to Helsinki, I feel very eager to show my city to the world.

I have worked as a tour guide in Finland and abroad for a few years. I'm very easygoing, and always updated of events going on in Helsinki. I know quite a lot about Finland's history, but I also enjoy sharing curiosities about our society, habits and politics. When joining on one of my tours, you will not only get a great experience of Helsinki, but also a new friend!
I'm passionate about history and languages, and love to share knowledge with people surrounding me. I have backpacked around the world, and now after settling back to Helsinki, I feel very eager to show my city to the world.

I have worked as a tour guide in Finland and abroad for a few years. I'm very easygoing, and always updated of events going on in Helsinki. I know quite a lot about Finland's history, but I also enjoy sharing curiosities about our society, habits and politics. Wh…
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Besides the bucket list places of Helsinki, I'll show you some of the hidden gems of the city. We'll discover different areas of the city centre, all of them with their own charm. Helsinki has a wild mixture of architectural styles from the 1700's until today. The cultural scene is always moving fast forward, and new coffee places and restaurants pop up all the time.

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Matthias
2021 Septemba
We did learn very much about the history of Finnland and the City of Helsinki. Plus Jonna was super nice and it was great to talk to her!
Tina
2021 Septemba
This tour with Jonna was really worth it. We were a very small group, so we could have a good chat and ask all our questions. Jonna told us a lot of background information about the history of Finland and the Finns - perfect as a prelude to a stay in Helsinki. I definitely recommend the tour.
Emily
2021 Septemba
Jonna gives an insightful overview of Finnish history. Tour is well paced and creates a good first impression for Helsinki. Thanks to Jonna , I now know where are the most important buildings and monuments in Helsinki.
Gleb
2021 Agasti
I really enjoyed the format. Actually would like to see more. Jonna is talking about what's happening in society and how it got there through the history. Would recommend.
Adrián
2021 Agasti
Strongly recommended. The tour was better than I expected. I have been in Helsinki for several times but still Jonna showed us very interesting places and told facts and stories about the city and the history of Finland. She’s also very friendly and easy going so I really enjoy the experience
Inese
2021 Agasti
Insightful, educational, fun and overall awesome tour! Jonna showed us all the most important landmarks in the central part of Helsinki and also gave us a lot of interesting information about the local culture, traditions and lifestyle. She answered all our questions and gave awesome recommendations to make the best out of our stay in Finland. I would highly recommend this activity!

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