Beer & Helsinki
Helsinki, “the White City of the North”, has a lot to offer. This tour will combine sightseeing with a local favorite: beer!
We can imagine what you might have heard about Finnish drinking habits, but this is not a bar crawl. Quite the contrary: Finland has a lively microbrewery and craft beer scene, with passionate brewers that put all their effort into making really good quality beer. We will spend three to four hours exploring the city and its sights from the historical center around the Senate Square and Esplanadi boulevard to our modern center Kamppi – and in between we have three stops at local breweries where you will get to sample their specialties and hear their part of the story.
And in case you don’t like beer, we will be happy to substitute it with ciders or non-alcoholic beverages for you. Please let us know in advance!
Please note! The age limit for this tour is 18 years for all participants.
TIME: Every Saturday at 4 pm / 16.00 hs (private tours available on other days - just ask for an offer!) | With a reservation by 9 pm on the night before (at the latest!)
DURATION: 3-4 hours
PRICE: 60 euros per person >>> including your guide, three tasting trays with 3 to 4 beer samples each and a snack!
MEETING POINT: In front of the DESIGN MUSEUM (street address Korkeavuorenkatu 23). Look for a guide with a Beer & Helsinki sign!
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Reservations by 9 pm on the night before (at the latest)!
Helsinki Coffee Hop
The Finns are famous for their coffee consuming. There is no other country that downs more cups a day than our Nordic nation! On this tour you will get a deep dive into the Finnish coffee culture and the city life of Helsinki.
We offer you no less than four different kinds of coffees ‒ the minimum portion that an average Finn drinks to get the day going. With that amount of caffeine you will probably keep hopping the rest of your stay in Helsinki! We will also introduce you to some historical sites as well as the Design District Helsinki.
The walks between the stops are slightly longer, about 15 minutes, but the coffee will keep you warm and happy just like the lovely places we will visit. You will also have an opportunity for shopping of special coffee products at all the four stops!
Our Helsinki Coffee Hop tour is available as a private tour all through the year by request. Email us as early as possible in advance to get an offer! The duration of the tour is 2-3 hours.