Best Helsinki Shore Excursions to Nature

Finland's coast near Helsinki in summer, in June. Peace and quiet in nature on the Finnish coast. Nature in Finland, Helsinki.

Finland is known for it’s nature, the forests and the lakes, and if you’re coming to Helsinki on a cruise, you’ll see our quite unique coast full of small islands.

What’s special about Helsinki compared to other ports are the possibilities to experience real nature on your shore excursion, and I’m not just talking about some parks in a city. I’ve backpacked through Lapland’s wilderness’, and I still think there’s amazing nature around Helsinki to experience on a day trip. Read more »