Strömma Finland offers two tours on Saturday afternoon for the conference participants – a tour to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress and a guided city walk of Helsinki. A reservation link will be updated to this page later.
|Duration||Pick-up / Drop-off location||Price|
|Tour to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress||13:45 – 16:45 (3 hours)*||Paasitorni Congress Centre / Market Square||38 €|
|Helsinki Guided City Walk||14:00 – 16:00 (2 hours)||Paasitorni Congress Centre / Market Square||20 €|
*Please note that there may be small changes to the schedule of the Suomenlinna tour. The final schedule will be confirmed once the HSL ferry schedule for August 2020 is published.
Tour to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress (3 hours)
At 13:45: Guide meets the group at Helsinki Congress Centre Paasitorni, Hakaniemi. Guide and the group will take public transport to Market Square.
At 14:25: Departure with HSL ferry to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress. Duration of the ferry journey is about 15 minutes.
After arrival to Suomenlinna the guide will take the group on a walking tour on the island. Suomenlinna Sea Fortress is one of the largest sea fortresses in the world. It was founded in 1748 and it is located on six islands outside Helsinki’s city centre. Suomenlinna is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
At 16:15: Departure with a ferry back to the Market Square where the tour ends at about 16:30-16:45.
Guided City Walk in Helsinki (2 hours)
At 14:00: Tour begins at Helsinki Congress Centre Paasitorni, Hakaniemi
Explore the city center of Helsinki on a Guided City Walk. The guide will take you on a tour through the streets of Helsinki and tell you fascinating stories behind it. See the historical quarters around the Senate Square and feel the sea breeze while walking along the colourful Market Square.
At 16:00: Tour ends at the Market Square
You can find more pictures of Helsinki in the Photo Gallery.