The magnificence of Suomenlinna, the sea fortress in Finland is simply incredible. Located only a very short ferry crossing away from Helsinki. Suomenlinna Fortress is one of the largest sea fortresses around the world that dates back in the mid 18th century and has renovated often ever since. This sea fortress is blessed with many faces that appeal worldwide enthusiasts from all over the world. In addition to, Suomenlinna Island stands out as a home to around 800 locals and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Uncovering Fortress of Suomenlinna with Finland Local Guide
Finland Local Guide offers fortress of Suomenlinna tour daily. Tours starts by obelisk of Alexander II which is located in the middle of market square of Helsinki. You will recognize your guide with a sign of Finland Local Guide.
If you love walking, hop on a ferry to Suomenlinna for a walking tour. You will enjoy exploring the Jetty barracks, the Kings Gate and the Suomenlinna Church. Learn more about Helsinki history and culture through our professional guides.
It is possible to combine this beautiful half day tour with our morning departure Helsinki Highlights sightseeing tour. If any of our guest like to enjoy sea fortress more on their own, they can stay and return easily by ferry.
- guiding service
- local taxes
- entrance fees to mentioned sights
- return ferry tickets
- food and drinks,
- personal expenses
- gratuities (optional)
Note: Booking has to be done advance.
Meeting point: Tour guide will hold a sign in front of Alexander's column at Market Square. This is the only monument at Market square and close to piers.
Cruise passengers are welcome and they should inform their guide about their cruise departure time. Tour guide may modify their visit due to their needs.
Total duration of tour is 2,5 to 3 hours.