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Shore Excursion: Panoramic Helsinki Highlights and Porvoo Old Town

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Without a car, sightseeing in the Finnish countryside can pose a challenge. This shore excursion from Helsinki takes care of transportation from your cruise port, through picturesque rural areas, and back again, stopping at top sights such as the 1952 Olympic Stadium, the historic town of Porvoo, and the Rock Church along the way.
$108.72 per adult
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Татьяна С wrote a review Feb 2020
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine57 contributions13 helpful votes
wonderful place! stylish design, convenient places for work and leisure, everything is done as conveniently as possible for a great time in library
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Date of experience: February 2020
lmsk2014 wrote a review Nov 2019
Helsinki, Finland880 contributions262 helpful votes
The Helsinki University Library, Kaisa, is open to everyone. Interesting and airy architecture and a tranquil atmosphere. A nice place to relax for a bit.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Mikael F wrote a review Oct 2019
Vantaa, Finland17,375 contributions877 helpful votes
Helsinki University Library has four campus libraries: the Main Library in the Kaisa House, Kumpula, Meilahti and Viikki Campus Libraries. The Kaisa House is located in Kaisaniemi and it represents state-of-the-art library architecture. The building is an 11-story red brick construction which is well engaged in the cityscape. The large arched windows show the spectacular views of the townscape from inside the building.
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Date of experience: October 2019
125rsd wrote a review Oct 2019
New York City, New York8 contributions1 helpful vote
So fantastic is this library that it’s probably worthwhile to take a detour from any near by cities such as Oslo or Copenhagen. If you can find a tour it would be worthwhile as this library contains so many amazing highlights that you might miss, such as a machine oriented are where you can actually print and bind your own book, a lively cafe, a children’s play area and an amazing ‘rest room’.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Ian C wrote a review Sep 2019
London, United Kingdom23,995 contributions1,254 helpful votes
Anttinen Oiva Architects won the architectural competition for the new main library at the University of Helsinki in 2008 with two of the objectives for the architectural design being spatial flexibility and visual connectivity between the floors. The Library was the most ambitious project of the Helsinki World Design Capital year 2012 and provides and beautiful and peaceful place to study, with works of art in key locations.
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Date of experience: September 2019