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Happy Guide Helsinki

333 reviews
Helsinki, Finland
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About Happy Guide Helsinki
Happy Guide Helsinki offers guided activities in Helsinki and Southern Finland. We have daily options the whole year around. What is common for all of them they are offered the sunny and sustainable way :) We have city and themed walking tours, bicycle tours and we show you the real Helsinki how we locals live and love it: enjoying the effective and eco-friendly public transport network of Helsinki. You can join us for public tours from Free Walking Tour weekends to daily tram and bike tours to private guide services. For everything there is a sustainable tour solution!
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See world-famous sights like the Rock Church and Uspenski Cathedral, plus hidden gems such as the Chapel of Silence, on this walking-tour overview of Helsinki. The Finnish language can be daunting to non-speakers, so avoid the hassle of deciphering street signs by leaving navigation to your guide. A choice of morning or afternoon departure adds flexibility, while a small group size limited to 10 people means plenty of personal attention.
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$228.73 per adult
Design Walking Tour of Helsinki
Learn about the large role that design plays in Finnish culture during this 2-hour walking tour through Helsinki's design district. Peruse the area's high-concept restaurants, museums, galleries and boutiques while listening to an engaging narrative by your guide, a specialist in Finnish design and architecture. All entrance fees included.
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$28.59 per adult
Turku Private City Walking Tour
Explore Turku on a private walking tour to discover its sights and delights. With a personal guide, stroll the streets and parks of Finland’s one-time capital and oldest city as you uncover its past, architecture, and alternative culture. Learn about its 13th-century origins, see attractions like Turku Cathedral and Old Great Square, visit the Art Museum, and get insider tips on things to see and do. Includes entrance fees and café stop (own expense).
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$228.73 per adult
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Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

We booked a private walking tour (non touristic) 3 hours through Helsinki. It was absolutely perfect!! Maria is a young student, who speaks 10 languages. Her German was perfect. She showed us Helsinki from a local perspective. It was super interesting, a lot of fun...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

We had a short time in Helsinki and wanted an overview of the city. It was a really good choice to book a 3-hour walking tour with Happy Guide Helsinki. Our guide was Filipe, who we enjoyed very much. He was knowledgeable, patient (it was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

I had a couple of days in cold helsinki and wanted to see and do as much as possible in a day. I very conveniently arranged a private day tour with them that included sightseeing, food tasting and a visit to the sauna/pool complex Allas...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We had an excellent day seeing Helsinki with a local guide. Elim was very open about the history and culture of Finland. We enjoyed chatting about the similarities of Finland and Minnesota (strong Scandinavian heritage). We enjoyed taking the subway and trams to see the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

This was a very worthwhile tour even though it is quite expensive. It was just me and the guide Joonas. He was very knowledgeable and an interesting speaker. I did the tour yesterday and today went back to spend more time at several of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Our group of 8 had Matti for our guide for our walking tour of Helsinki. He did a great job taking us around to all of the "must sees" in Helsinki and telling us about Helsinki's history. Especially enjoyed seeing the train station as its...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Our guides, Maria and Emil were awesome! We loved their passion of sharing lots of information about Helsinki, as well as Finland. We covered a lot of ground which we wouldn't have been able to do on a walking tour. It was an easy 30...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We are in our mid- seventies and this was a wonderful way to see Helsinki and learn a lot about it. The primary guide, Maria, was wonderful. She was animated and funny and full of information. We covered a lot of territory but we had...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Oceania cruise ship provided a complimentary shuttle bus to market square, but we still had to walk about 12 minutes to the bike shop (use your GPS to find it!). Our guide, Mitti, was great, and safely guided us through Helsinki to many great sights...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is a great tour that takes you through different parts of the city while getting to sample various foods with an insightful local. I would try and do this early on in your trip as it will set you up with go to spots...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from SnooPowell | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I would ask happy guide directly - they are a great team and I believe they would help you. We went to the design museum which was open on a Sunday - definitely worth a visit.
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July 11, 2016|
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Response from KarriHappyTours | Property representative |
Hi all! Our Free Walking Tour Helsinki goes every Sat and Sun the whole year around at 12 o´clock noon. Then in June-August Mon-Fri goes our Happy Helsinki Walk at 10.30 am that has the price of 20 euros / person. So in the... More
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Yes, they do private tours. You will want to email them directly with the specifics of what you want to do then they will tell you the price.
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