Cruise Ratings
1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: July 2019
Easy bus ride or if you like walking it’s about 45 mins to the centre. Lovely town, plenty of history. Walk back to the shop along the coast and enjoy the views
Easy bus ride or if you like walking it’s about 45 mins to the centre. Lovely town, plenty of history. Walk back to the shop along the coast and enjoy the views Read Less
4 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: July 2019
Basically Hop on Hop off which is not bad--took short cruise in bay--walked to library and train station
Basically Hop on Hop off which is not bad--took short cruise in bay--walked to library and train station Read Less
1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: July 2019
Walked to see the Church in the Rock (amazing!) and other architectural highlights. Beautiful city easy to navigate.
Walked to see the Church in the Rock (amazing!) and other architectural highlights. Beautiful city easy to navigate. Read Less
4 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: July 2019
Quite spread out so took a bit of time to get around on foot. Disappointing that the vintage tram only runs on Friday & Saturday so missed out on that but otherwise a nice city. Took the red sightseeing boat tour which was great.
Quite spread out so took a bit of time to get around on foot. Disappointing that the vintage tram only runs on Friday & Saturday so missed out on that but otherwise a nice city. Took the red sightseeing boat tour which was great. Read Less
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: June 2019
The Hernesaari port seemed industrial but after we reach the road were right on the bay with the city in sight. Busses along the route were full with multiple cruise ships docking so we took a short pleasant walk into the edge of town ... Read More
The Hernesaari port seemed industrial but after we reach the road were right on the bay with the city in sight. Busses along the route were full with multiple cruise ships docking so we took a short pleasant walk into the edge of town where we were able to buy day transit passes at a convenient store. We visited the Market Square, Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral, Lutheran Cathedral, Esplanadi, and Temppeliaukio Church. Read Less
5 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: June 2019
My husband I got off the boat and walked into town. We shopped at the market for some souvenirs and wandered the square. It is a compact town from what we could tell with GPSmyCity so not a whole lot to see. It being Sunday the churches ... Read More
My husband I got off the boat and walked into town. We shopped at the market for some souvenirs and wandered the square. It is a compact town from what we could tell with GPSmyCity so not a whole lot to see. It being Sunday the churches were closed to visitors during services which went on the whole time we were there. We loved the trolleys going through town and would have rode them around town which was a suggestion on a local map but we thought of it too late. We still had a really nice time and enjoyed talking to the people in the market. Read Less
4 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: June 2019
Beautiful city. We took the Hop-on 0 Hop off bus around. Hopped on and hopped off. Very nice.
Beautiful city. We took the Hop-on 0 Hop off bus around. Hopped on and hopped off. Very nice. Read Less
8 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: June 2019
We bought the Helsinki card and caught the Hop On Hop Off bus at the dock. The card included the bus. Enjoyed the downtown market area. There was a wedding taking place in the cathedral so we could not enter it. We could have used more ... Read More
We bought the Helsinki card and caught the Hop On Hop Off bus at the dock. The card included the bus. Enjoyed the downtown market area. There was a wedding taking place in the cathedral so we could not enter it. We could have used more time in port to visit more of the attractions. Read Less

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