The best of Turku walking tour

The best of Turku walking tour

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Stop At: Turku Cathedral, Tuomiokirkonkatu 1, Turku 20500 Finland

Noted to be one of the most important religious buildings in the land, the Turku Cathedral is a simple, ley elegant church with a lot of history behind its creation. The cathedral also comes paired with a museum with a small entrance fee that elaborates more on the past of the cathedral.

Duration: 11 minutes

Stop At: The Old Great Square, Vanha Suurtori 3, 20500 Turku, Finland

This historic center acts as the venue for many different events such as the Declaration of Christmas Peace, the Medieval Market, and a microbrewery festival. The many buildings that make up the background of this square own their own historic significance in the world, such as the Brinkkala Mansion & the Old Town Hall.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Turku City Library, Linnankatu 2, Turku 20100 Finland

The place are consist of the main Library that offers many reading spaces along with events and exhibitions with 10 other branches serving as community centers in local areas with their group activities and gateways to the other services.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Market Square, Kauppatori, 20100 Turku, Finland

Located at the heart of Turku, this 19th-century square is a popular tourist destination with the many various shops, restaurants, cafes, and good seating areas for people to relax and immerse themselves in the visuals of the old city.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Turku Market Hall, Eerikinkatu 16, 20100 Turku, Finland

The Market Hall operates as one of Turku's second oldest and most traditional shopping centers in Finland, mixing in shops with a lot of history in this hall alongside more modern ones to offer a wide selection of goods. This Market hall is also considered a cultural-historical site thanks to its traditional values & the building itself being authentic in its design.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Turku City Hall, Aurakatu 2, 20100 Turku, Finland

Originally designed as the restaurant Seurahuone in 1810, this neo-Renaissance building went through and survived the Great Fire of Turku (1827) and was later converted into the city's town hall where the public can enter inside at specific events such as Turku Day.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel house, Läntinen Rantakatu 13b, 20100 Turku, Finland

The Qwensel is the oldest wooden house left standing in Turku that now displays the lifestyle and home of the gentry in the 19th century. The house is near a small pharmacy museum shop that offers plenty of goods and objects for visitors to see and learn how medicine was made back then.

Duration: 12 minutes

Stop At: Riverboats Aura & Jakke, 20100 Turku, Finland

This ferry ship provides a new and unique look into the riverside scenery in Turku that stretches from the Aura bridge to the Suomen joutsen. This cruise comes equipped with a cafe and bar for passengers wanting a drink & the trip can last from dawn till dusk with a couple of pit stops along the way for those satisfied with their journey.

Duration: 12 minutes

What's included

  • Local Professional Guide

What's not included

  • Admission fee to Qwensel House: Adults 6 EUR, Children between age 7 and 15 2 EUR, Families 14 EUR
  • Entry/Admission - Turku Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel house

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