Private Walking Tour of Helsinki's Russian Past

Private Walking Tour of Helsinki's Russian Past
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$242.35
Duration: 2 hours
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Description

This 2-hour walking tour is operated for you and your party only and introduces you to Helsinki’s Russian past. The tour takes you around Katajanokka, the former district of sailors, down-and-outs and smugglers.    

Let your knowledgeable guide take you on a 2-hour adventure around Katajanokka, the former district of sailors, down-and-outs and smugglers, located on the Helsinki seafront. Katajanokka used to be known for speakeasies and had a very mysterious reputation. Many Russian soldiers inhabited Katajanokka and there was once a Russian hospital.

During the tour you will hear compelling stories about the past and have a chance to admire the beautiful Uspenski Cathedral and see the former prison which these days operates as a unique hotel.

The tour lasts for two hours and you can decide the departure time that is most suitable for you. Professional Helsinki guides are on top of what to do, see and experience in the beautiful capital city of Finland.

This 2-hour walking tour is operated for you and your party only and introduces you to Helsinki’s Russian past. The tour takes you around Katajanokka, the former district of sailors, down-and-outs and smugglers.