Helsinki Nature Tour by Kayak

Helsinki Nature Tour by Kayak
Price: $119.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeSmall
Shore Excursion TypeActive, Scenic, Water/Beach
Shore Excursion Duration4 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity LevelEasy
Shore Excursion Leaves FromA taxi or shuttle (not included, approximately 20 EUR each way) is required to reach your departure location. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage ProvidedA water bottle, juice, and a sandwich is included.
Recommended DressWe recommend wearing your swimsuit under comfortable sporty clothing and closed-toe shoes or water shoes. We suggest bringing sunglasses, sunscreen, and a towel.
RestrictionsGuests must be at least 7 years old to participate. Guests must be at least 15 years old to paddle in a single kayak. Children 14 years and younger must paddle in a double kayak.

Helsinki Nature Tour by Kayak

Take a break from the typical city tourist sites by paddling in and around the archipelago of Helsinki. The archipelago consists of about 50,000 islands and is home to roughly 60,000 people. The region's unique beauty is best viewed from the water, so grab a paddle and get ready for an exciting day of sightseeing.

You and your small group will set out in sturdy, easy-to-paddle kayaks to view these magnificent rock islands up close. These islands began emerging after the last ice age and, thanks to modern-day glacial adjustments, new islands are constantly being created. Stop at one of the islands to enjoy lunch on the beach and feel the sand between your toes.

No paddling experience is needed; your expert guides will be with you at every turn. Your guide will provide all the necessary kayaking equipment and rain gear, if necessary. If you're looking for a unique tour in Helsinki that gets you up close and personal with the region's stunning natural beauty, then look no further. Book this Helsinki tour now for an easy adventure that will surely be one of the highlights of your trip.

4.5 Stars4.7 / 5  |  3 ReviewsReview This Tour
Peaceful experience
July 31, 2019
The place where we kayaked was peaceful and calm. I would have liked to have seen us kayak than at a leisurely pace; we could have covered more ground. Lunch was good. Instructor was nice.
Reviewer: Lisa
4 Stars
A fresh Finland experience
August 13, 2018
What a refreshing break from old towns, grand castles and majestic churches! Not that there is anything wrong with those. We just opted to experience a different side of Finland - the natural side. Kayaking on the Baltic was enjoyable, the scenery was beautiful and our transplanted Italian guide, Matteo, was very informative. For example, Baltic Sea temperature fluctuates more widely than other seas and oceans because of its low salinity, shallow depth and extremes of long days and nights. So it was 72F in July, warmer than the Pacific in our home of Southern California, and is frozen solid in winer.
Reviewer: David Meyer
5 Stars
Don't Miss This One if You Like Kayaking
August 13, 2018
Great way to spend a beautiful day on the Calm Baltic Sea. After seeing museums and churches at other ports, nice to enjoy nature and exercise for 3 1/2 hours amongst the many islands. Good tour guide. She even sent us photos after the cruise so you do not need to brig your camera on the water. This tour was not offered by the cruise line we were on. Glad we did not miss it.
Reviewer: James Nelson
5 Stars