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HELtours - Helsinki Bike Tours

Kasarmitori | Kasarmitori Square, our city centre meeting point, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Best way to explore Helsinki and see how the local people live! Must thing to do when visitin Helsinki.

Riku is supernice guy, who knows a lot about helsinki and it's history and inhabitants. The tour... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Tatu M
Fun!!!

Best day I have had in Helsinki so far! Riku was a really generous and fun guide! Thanks so much... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Lauren H
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Feel and explore our Home Town with an Award Winning Helsinki Bike Tour, guided by the Originals. We ride a Legendary Finnish bicycles made in Finland since '65. Taylor made Tours available all seasons. Welcome to HEL - Our Home Town!
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  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great tour” (6 reviews)
“three hours” (5 reviews)
“easy riding” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kasarmitori | Kasarmitori Square, our city centre meeting point, Helsinki 00130, Finland
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Riku is supernice guy, who knows a lot about helsinki and it's history and inhabitants. The tour takes about three hours but doesn't feel like it, time flied by so fast. You get really nice picture of the city and see most of the sights...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Best day I have had in Helsinki so far! Riku was a really generous and fun guide! Thanks so much again to Riku and the team at Helsinki Bike Tours!

1  Thank Lauren H
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had a great few hours touring around Helsinki on our bikes with Jari. To add to the enjoyment it turned out we were the only ones booked on the tour that day so it was our own little private tour. Jari took us to...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We spent several hours today riding around town with Jari. He is so pleasant to visit with, a wealth of knowledge, and funny too. It's great to see Helsinki alongside someone who knows and loves it like he does.

1  Thank Portland K
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We fell in love with Riku! He has an open invitation to stay with us if he visits the US. We could not have asked for a better guide, we started out at the meeting point, where Riku got to know us a little and...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

My husband and I were ready for a bike tour, but just as we got started, rain started falling hard, and Riku was concerned about our comfort and safety. No problem! He parked the bikes and took us through some indoor sights...Old Market Hall, Uspenski...More

1  Thank 2ndWindTraveller
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We enjoyed an excellent tour with Riku, which took us all over Helsinki, and to parts of the city we'd never have seen by ourselves. The stand-outs were definitely the view from the park over Helsinki harbour, the little cafe we stopped at for snacks,...More

1  Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our guide, Riku, was understated, charming, and laid-back. He went to a lot of effort to balance history with contemporary living in this beautiful city. The pacing of the tour was perfect and we visited some interesting sites we never would have discovered on our...More

Thank Luxury-Empire
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time biking with Riku to all the areas outside of the touristy areas! My favorite place may have been the coffee shop! It was such a beautiful view and peaceful, without so many other tourists around. I loved that with this tour,...More

1  Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed this 3 hour tour of Helsinki. Our guide Riku, was friendly, informative and clearly passionate about his city. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this tour to my friends and family and would even do it again if I get back to Helsinki...More

Thank Dominique D
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Hfly1
24 August 2017|
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Response from Riku N | Property representative |
Dear Hfly1, Thank you for tour intrest towards Our Home Town and HELtours! Sometimes we are just too busy to read Trip Advisor - but always a heart warming to read all the lovely comments about us. YES! We would love to... More
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ndd
29 March 2017|
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Response from Riku N | Property representative |
Hi! For up to date information about prices and tour availability, please visit our HELtours home page. Best regards from HEL! Riku Nurminen
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3 August 2016|
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Dear Alanac 1943, Welcome to HEL! Our award winning tour takes 3hrs. On our home page - we have easy booking system and we recommend to book night before. Contact details from our HELtours-homepage. Kindly, RIku... More
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