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Helsinki Food Tour Including Tastings

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    What to Expect
    Meet at the Old Market Hall within stone's throw away from Helsinki Market Square to get started on this 2-hour walking tour for food enthusiasts. Prepare to see many of the city center sights on this tour, including the Park Esplanadi, Bulevardi Street, Candy Sweet Shop, Alko the liquor store and the traditional Finnish restaurant Kappeli.

    Tour participants will have the chance to experience the local gastronomy and cooking at a restaurant and market hall offering traditional local food and snacks. 

    You will taste specialties from Helsinki:
    • an iconic Lappish delicacy - cold-smoked reindeer meat 
    • tasty local sausages
    • traditional Finnish squeaky "bread" cheese with cloudberry jam
    • the most popular Finnish drink - filtered coffee with milk
    • delicious snacks in the oldest restaurant in Helsinki
    • champagne produced exclusively for the restaurantWith each tasting, participants will be told about Finnish history or more current anecdotes. You will also have a chance to purchase souvenirs at the Old Market Hall, Candy Sweet Shop and Alko store.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Central Helsinki
    Departure Time
    11:30 AM
    • Food tasting
    • Glass of sparkling wine or juice
    • Local guide
    • Entry/Admission - The Esplanadi Park
    • Entry/Admission - Old Market Hall
    • Lunch from 10 €/person
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 9 September 2019

    We spent 2 weeks in Scandinavia visiting 9 cities and taking multiple tours. THIS was our favorite! Eugene was very much in tune with us sharing not only the food tastings and what makes the foods special to the area, but he was prepared to...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    Reviewed 25 July 2019

    DO NOT BOOK this tour!! It is extremely overpriced! 305 Euros for myself, my husband, and my 8 year old. It was not even 2 hours and we only visited 3 places. As per the inclusions on the description we were to try different sausages...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    2  Thank Deutschland777
    travel_vigen, Manager at Easy Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2019

    Dear Crystal, thank you for your feedback. I have contacted the guide - he is an authorized official Helsinki guide, as all our guides are. Kindly let me clarify some points with you: you said that the tour was less then 2 hours, while guide...More

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