Set off on a memorable sea voyage to Suomenlinna fortress by sailing in a 1700s atmosphere with Cannon Sloop Diana. Suomenlinna fortress is one of the biggest Nordic fortresses and a World Heritage Site of UNESCO. During a guided walking tour you will hear about the 260 years of eventful history of Suomenlinna under the rule of three different states as well as the life on the island today. The guide will take you to the most important sights of the fortress, such as the Great Castle Courtyard, Piper’s Park and the Dry Dock, which in its days was among the largest in the world.
Price includes: Sailing to Suomenlinna with cannon sloop Diana, guided tour (1,5 hours) in Suomenlinna in English and free entrance to the Ehrensvärd museum. Participants return to Helsinki city centre on their own. Please note that the cannon sloop cannot be used if the weather does not allow (then a regular public ferry will be used), no refunds possible. Please choose warm clothing according to the weather and note that the cannon sloop is an open space.
Departure from Halkolaituri with Cannon Sloop Diana
Group size: Minimum participants 20, maximum 34 on a "first come, first served" basis during registration.
Additional registration cost: 45€