Welcome to Helsinki!

Welcome to Helsinki! Helsinki is the capital of Finland, the largest urban area in the country and home to around 650,000 people. It is Finland’s most important center for research, education, culture and politics.

As one of the northernmost capitals in the world, Helsinki is located in southern Finland, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. The city is known for its maritime environment; the sea is present in the life of citizens.

Getting to know Helsinki is easy, because the public transport is efficient. There are many options you can use to travel in Helsinki: buses, trams, metro, commuter trains and city bikes.

Cruise of Exkerö Line

What to do in Helsinki
– how about a cruise or a city tour?


We give participants of the congress 20 % discount on today’s price for cruises and route trips.
Discounted price only from online, www.eckeroline.com, use the product code ETUA23 when making the booking.

The code is valid 14.9.–1.10.2023

Please use the product code as follows:
(max. 9 persons per booking)

Start booking by selecting your route, dates, departures and passengers in the booking area.

  1. Find and select “Enter Code” (left upper corner)
  2. Enter the product code, ETUA23 in the field and select Enter.
  3. Select the additional services and proceed with the booking


Reservation code: EAMHID2023

Hop-On Hop-Off with CityTour

The tour takes you to the most significant places of the city, as well as important sights and museums. There are over 20 stops to choose from, f.e. the Rock Church, Sibelius monument, Kaivopuisto & Eira areas where you will find stunning architecture and beautiful seaside. One complete tour takes approximately 1 h 20 minutes to 1 h 30 minutes with around 10 minutes extra for each harbour stop (harbour stops are used on certain cruise ship days).

Experience Archipelago of Helsinki with Evening Cruise

After departing from center – Market Square, cruise will head in direction of historical islands and continue by the shore of Helsinki to further neighborhoods. This is an opportunity to see areas outside center! See living neighborhoods situated by the seaside, islands with summer cottages and a lot of nature

See all tours on Citytour’s website.