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Helsinki Cruise Reviews

Helsinki Cruise Port
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Helsinki Overview
Helsinki is a city with a variety of identities. Maybe it's the Russian influence (St. Petersburg is a quick train ride away). Maybe it's the strong appreciation of contemporary design -- the capital ...
DiLinedancer
07/15
Helsinki we found hadn’t got as much to see as some of the other cities also we docked at an industrial ... Read more
sealegs13
07/15
We enjoyed walking around Senate Square and the open air markets, trying different foods and craft vendors. Read more
Saltwater1974
07/15
We were met by local Helsinki Summer Interns - took public transportation and loved every minute of ... Read more
Hunt1530
06/15
Interesting city but not especially old. We walked through Promenade to "stone church". Ship ... Read more
PAS3333
06/15
City centre is easily reached by shuttle bus, or a reasonable walk. Very clean, with a nice centre and ... Read more
metalmickey
06/15
A very nice place to visit and has plenty to offer, with only 4hrs in Helsinki, more time would have been ... Read more
waynenjanice
06/15
We did the hop on/ off bus. It gave us a good introduction to Helsinki and, because of walking limitations, ... Read more
dragonandy
06/15
Walked from the ship to the main shopping area in around 25 minutes - this is where the shuttle bus brings ... Read more
SailAwaySoon!
06/15
Having worked ourselves into delightful exhaustion in St. Petersburg during the two days prior, we almost ... Read more
Espire
06/15
From the cruiser dock it is easy to follow the green line on the pavement to tram terminus and catch tram 9 ... Read more
Kd24
06/15
Took hop on and hop off bus around town main square quite interesting with a market but not a lot to see. ... Read more
Gillphilc
06/15
This was just another city like most others, the shuttle drops you off close to the main shopping centre but ... Read more
BarbaraDae
06/15
Took a Hop On/Hop Off bus tour to catch a glimpse of this city. Toured the Rock church which was ... Read more
Ted and Dawn
05/15
Easily walkable to city centre. Visited the 3 churches (red, white and stone) as described in cruise info ... Read more
Bellafiore33472
05/15
We did a Hop-on/Hop-off tour. We were only in port a short time. It was a holiday in Helsinki with most of ... Read more
chicotam
05/15
Helsinki is an easy DIY city. We took the HOHO bus into town. It was freezing on the top deck. We had to ... Read more
MooseNSquirrel
05/15
Loved the Hop on Hop off bus option. Save the tickets for discounts on their buses in Stockholm snd Denmark. ... Read more
Mum2boysx6
10/14
We arrived in Helsinki on a Sunday morning & docked about 2 miles out of town. The public bus was E5 ... Read more
avidreaderatl
09/14
There's just nothing special about this port. It was our least favorite on the cruise. We tried to visit 2 ... Read more
skelligman
09/14
This was the one port where we hadn't preplanned anything. We knew we could get a tram into the City Centre ... Read more
pchase1
09/14
I had booked rental bikes a month in advance from Helsinki Cityride only to receive an email 1 week prior to ... Read more
max_power_000
08/14
The time in this port was short but we did manage to see some of the highlights. We took a bus into the main ... Read more
Iowa cruiser
08/14
HELSINKI: Again, buy Rick Steves’ book “Northern European Cruise Ports” for detailed ... Read more
dacwpark
08/14
The ship docked at Munkholmskajen which is closer than Jatkasaarentaituri. We took the bus from the port into ... Read more
YoungDubFan
07/14
The ship docked in Helsinki at 9:00 am. There was a free shuttle from the dock to the top of the Eplanade. We ... Read more

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