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Welcome to Helsinki, the pearl of the north and the capital of Finland. Here you will find things to do and see in Helsinki.

Guides for Walking Tours

WalkHelsinki has the best Helsinki guides in town. Our professional guides can run walking tours in many languages: English, Spain, German, Swedish, Russian, Italian.

WalkHelsinki offers private guided tours for groups of 1-30 people. On tour you get to know the history and the present of the city. Read more and book a tour!

Top Sights in Helsinki

Helsinki Catedral, Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, Seurasaari Open Air Museum, Rock Church. Helsinki has many nice places and museums to visit.

Read more: 10 Main Attractions in Helsinki

Best Museums in Helsinki

There are many interesting museums in Helsinki. Here you can find art museums and special museums.

Read more:
10 Best Historical Museums in Helsinki
7 Great Art Museums in Helsinki

Free Things to do in Helsinki

There is a lot to do in Helsinki. We present 10 things you can do in Helsinki for free. Read more: 10 Free Things to do in Helsinki.

Restaurants in Helsinki

Helsinki has a wide range of atmospheric restaurants.

Read more:
5 Restaurant Classics in Helsinki
3 Traditional Cafes in Helsinki
– is a map to Helsinki’s restaurants. Read more.

UNESCO: Suomenlinna Sea Fortress

Situated on a group of islands off Helsinki, Suomenlinna was built during the Swedish era as a maritime fortress and a base for the Archipelago Fleet. Work on the fortress began in 1748. Read more.

Concerts, Sports, Events

– Read our tips: 7 venues for dance and music in Helsinki
– Ticketmaster sells tickets to main events in Helsinki. Homepage is here. Read more.

Helsinki for Kids

What to do in Helsinki when it’s raining outside? Museums, indoor playgrounds, Sea life, etc.

Read our tips: What to do with kids in Helsinki?

Public Transport in Helsinki

Bus, metro, tram, citybikes. Here’s a guide to public transport. Read more.