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Tours & Trails 

Evenio provides unique experiences for those looking to discover the Finnish culture. We offer both private group tours and public tours into the greater Helsinki area, visiting the archipelago, city, and nature. Let Evenio's skilled Guides show you the best of the region!

 

Basic Tour Languages are Finnish, English, Swedish and German.

Other languages upon request and availability.

Ability and Difficulty - Guidelines

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Take a summer's Cruise through Helsinki Archipelago, enjoy the combination of city and maritime nature – and experience art in Didrichsen art museum.

 

Availability: 10.6. - 27.8.2023

Ability & Difficulty: For all / Moderate with outdoor stairs

Feel the urban nature - Cruise (2,5h)

Join this cruise to enjoy the scenery of Helsinki seaside, learn about the history of the area and observe how nature and the city blend together.

 

In addition, you get to explore Hanasaari's outdoor art park. This tour is also suitable for people with reduced mobility. 

Availability: June - September

Ability & Difficulty: For all

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Finland - the worlds happiest Country (1,5h)

For the sixth year in a row, Finland has been named the happiest country in the world by the United Nations sponsored World Happiness Report

This walking Tour offers a sneak peek to the scenes behind the happoy Finns.  We familiarise ourselves with "Oodi" - the celebrated Library of Helsinki, we find out where the finnish media is located, where the "walls speak softly" and what happens in Finlandia Hall and in the seat of the Parliament of Finland.  

Availability: All Year round

Ability & Difficulty: moderate

Nordic Walking around
Töölönlahti Bay (1,5 h)

Feeling like a little bit of Nordic Walking would do you good and you are hungry for fresh air, city life and nature - just like the locals in Helsinki love it?

 

This Tour takes you to the urban nature around Töölönlahti Bay and you'll learn basic skills of Nordic Walking. During the tour we see the Pearls of the District: the Finlandia Hall, the Finnish National Opera and Ballet, Olympic Stadium and historical wooden Villas along the shores - a glimpse of the districts history and current day life!

Nordic Walking poles are available. 

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: Moderate

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The Heart of Helsinki (1,5h)

A guided walking tour for those who want to get to know the buildings located near Senate Square, such as the University of Helsinki, the older and newer libraries, and at the same time hear about the main features of the development of the city of Helsinki.

 

We take a tour in the vicinity of Senate Square and the University, and during the tour we get to know interesting details.

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: Moderate

Art and Technology in Metro (80 min)

This Tour takes us to the brand new metro in the City of Espoo. During the Tour we get acquainted with the artwork and technical details of the shiny new stations and we also visit some of the neighbourhoods to find out a bit of history and current times life of the local people.

 

Available also as an accessible Tour (max. 8 wheelchairs)

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: For all

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Cycling through the Kingsroad's landscape in Kirkkonummi (4 h)

On the trip, we travel at a moderate pace. Along the route you will see the Kirkkonummi medieval church, fields, forests and ancient sea channels, the Pokrova Orthodox monastery, different signs of the Porkkala lease period, but also contemporary life.

Availability: may - september

Ability & Difficulty: moderate to partially difficult

The Kirkkonummi battle 1918
- when the peace of the rural idyll was shaken (3 h)

On this tour, together with a history expert and a local guide, we get to know about the events that took place year 1918 in Kirkkonummi.

 

During the tour, we will hear about society's drift into a military crisis as Finland was gaining independence from Russia.

 

We visit the locations of the Kirkkonummi battles and the so called "red" and "white" memorials.

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: Moderate

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Lovely Swamp Walks (4,5h)

On this Tour, we explore the Kirkkonummi Meiko recreation area's wetlands, look into the animal-life and think about the human touch in a forest. 

 

We give time to our senses and enjoy the peace and beauty of the wilderness in different seasons. A special "Trilogy of Swamp Landscape" and Snow Shoe - Walk are also offered. 

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: Moderate

Group Tour to Forest (5,5h)

Kirkkonummi's Central Forest is a hidden gem that shows off both the diversity of nature and several layers of history. 

On the tour, a local and a wilderness guide will tell you about local nature and the signs of human activity in the area: we will see different types of forests and animal habitats, as well as a walnut grove and a peak cavern.

The historical military structures related to local history, the boundaries of the estates dating back to the Middle Ages and the current use of the forest tell then again about human activity in the area. 

Availability: Mid May - Mid October

Ability and Difficulty: Moderate to partially difficult

Experience darkness in a  forest (5 hrs)

Glaring eyes and threats of the dark?

On this trip to the darkening forest, you can safely get together with experienced field guides to experience how dim and fading darkness takes over the area from the light.

The main idea of ​​the tour is to open our senses in a new way. We wonder what happens when darkness takes over, the sense of sight fades and we perhaps go a little outside our own comfort zone.

 

We also practice using our own lights in the dark.  In the end of the tour we gather around an warm open fire to enjoy our own picnic lunch!

Availability: October - January

Ability and Difficulty: moderate

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Moving Outsides

Different types of History and Culture Tours combined with some physical Activity.

 

These include options like:

Snowshoe -Walking

Cycling-tours along the Seaside

Nordic Culture Walking

Yoga in a Forest

Boosting Senses in City Nature

Plogging: picking trash -Walk

Availability: varies

Ability and Difficulty: varies

Best of Åland in a Day (7h)

Explore the sights of Åland and enjoy the natural surroundings on a full-day tour.

This is a Private Group Tour for 1-4 people or 1-7 people. Guide's Languages: Swedish, Estonian, Finnish, English and German

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: For all

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Mariehamn Private Walking Tour (4 h)

This tour on the Åland islands takes you to explore Sjökvarteret, the Maritime quarter of the City of Mariehamn - an exciting place where you can find a bit of everything. Here, you can see the old Seafarers' chapel, fishermen's houses, old boats, shipyards, and very atmospheric shops.

Availability: Year Round

Ability & Difficulty: For all

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