Guided tour

Helsinki: Architecture Walking Tour with Expert

Activity provider: Ataman Tours

Helsinki: Architecture Walking Tour with Expert

Activity provider: Ataman Tours

From US$ 53.98 per person

Join this architecture walking tour to learn how Helsinki became the city it is today. Admire a wide range of architectural styles.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Learn about the various architectural styles scattered across Helsinki
  • Gain a deeper appreciation of Helsinki's buildings and structures
  • Marvel at the beauty of Helsinki's architectural gems
Full description
Helsinki is a gem for architecture enthusiasts. It is difficult to find another urban area that houses such a wide range of architectural styles. Neoclassical, gothic revival, Art Nouveau, Jugendstil, Nordic classicism, modernism, functionalism, and contemporary styles all coexist in the city center. Different historical periods have definitely left their mark on Helsinki. Join this architecture tour led by an expert guide to marvel at the architectural wonders that Helsinki has to offer. See the National Library of Finland, Central Railway Station, the new Oodi public library, Chapel of Silence, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, the Rock Church, Finlandia Hall, and more. Admire the great works of world-renowned architects, such as Engel and Saarinen.
  • Expert guide
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Look for a guide wearing an “Authorized Helsinki guide” badge, inside Paulig Kulma Cafe.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Please be prepared to walk 3-4 miles (5-6 km)
  • Tours operate all year-round, rain or shine
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 19 reviews

Review summary

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A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!! The tour was just brilliant! Emek really knows his stuff, it was so interesting I could have listened to him for days. The small group was a big plus, too. Without this tour I would have missed so much... it contributed a lot to my wonderful stay in Helsinki. Book it!

July 22, 2022

Ich konnte den gebuchten Termin leider nicht wahrnehmen&bat um Stornierung. Der Guide war aber so nett und schlug einen anderen Termin vor. Den nahm ich gerne an und hatte für das gleiche Geld eine Einzelführung, die super war. Würde ich jederzeit wieder machen. Emek war eine Bereicherung des Aufenthalts dort. Ich konnte ihn auch vieles fragen was mich an dem Leben in Finnland interessiert. Auf jeden Fall lohnenswert.

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September 29, 2022


The highlight of my trip. Learned so much from an extremely knowledgeable and communicative guide. Want to live in Helsinki now. It has had a fascinating history and is looking forward to the future.

April 13, 2022

Product ID: 395347