Helsinki: Highlights & Hidden Gems Self-Guided Walking Tour

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Helsinki: Highlights & Hidden Gems Self-Guided Walking Tour

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From US$ 24.90 US$ 12.45 per group up to 5

On this gamified walking tour you will discover unique statues, charming courtyards, and cosy cafes. Each riddle takes you to your next destination and when solved, unlocks curious stories about the city.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 1 hour
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  • Play a self-guided & real-life city discovery game via a browser on your phone
  • Solve riddles and unlock local stories
  • Take an unconventional and authentic view of Helsinki
  • Get a chance to go beneath the surface of Helsinki
Full description
An interactive city discovery experience across Helsinki. You’ll solve riddles via a web app in your phone’s browser. All the information you need for your adventure is in your email from the local partner. This is a self-guided tour, allowing you to enjoy your discoveries at your own pace. Solve 11 riddles. Your challenge starts in front of the Central Station. Each riddle takes you from one (hidden) location to the next. You’ll unlock local recommendations and fun facts - as well as the history of the city. You discover spots in Helsinki that most locals don’t even know. You see popular sights from a different angle (literally!). Explore Helsinki’s city centre while solving mysterious riddles. You’ll wander past highlights as well as hidden gems. Along the way you unlock stories about Finland’s history, culture and famous figures. You also get tips for great local cafes and bars! The highlights you discover on this game: The lovely Esplanadi Park, the Ateneum Musuem, the stunning Helsinki cathedral and so much more! This game is suitable for friends, couples, families with kids and team buildings. Enjoy being together while exploring a city, be creative and use your imagination to find city’s secrets! You’ll feel like Indiana Jones - a true adventurer - as you explore the best of Helsinki. What are you waiting for?
  • A link to the web app game (received via email). The game is played in the browser of your phone. You need a little bit of data, max 2MB. No downloads
  • Physical guide not included
  • No meeting point - you will be contacted with details
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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What to bring

  • Charged Smartphone

Know before you go

  • This is a self-guided city discovery experience. There is no tour guide that will join your urban adventure. No one will wait for you at the meeting/starting point. All you need for your exploration will be written in your email from the local partner
  • Games are available in English only
  •  There are a few rules to the games - and you'll be informed of them before playing remind you of them before playing. Every riddle is made up of (cryptic) directions and a question. To answer the question, you can try as many answers as you like. If you’re stuck, you can ask for a hint or skip a riddle
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4.6 /5

based on 5 reviews

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A nice and fun way to discover the center of Helsinki. Fairly difficult and reasonably long.

October 17, 2021

It was fun!

August 1, 2021

July 7, 2020

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