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Our day with Liisa was delightful. She truly has a passion for her city and she eagerly shared... read more

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Awesome - felt like a local

I was delighted to have entrusted 5 hours of my Helsinki stay to Liisa. A seasoned local, Liisa... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BelCr
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Day With A Local Helsinki provides customized private tours and local experiences in Helsinki area from a local's point of view. The price is based on the length of your day, not on the size of the group (1-8 persons).
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Pl 182, Helsinki 00101, Finland
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+358 44 4000404
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our day with Liisa was delightful. She truly has a passion for her city and she eagerly shared this with us throughout the day. We had planned our itinerary ahead of time and thus we saw all of the "major sites" but Liisa added some...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was delighted to have entrusted 5 hours of my Helsinki stay to Liisa. A seasoned local, Liisa conveys an infectious warmth and enthusiasm for her native city, its buildings, culture, cuisine and history. I would have happily carried on for more hours in her...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Liisa, the owner of Day With A Local Helsinki, and her assistant, Laura, provided a wonderful day in Helsinki for our group. This was a walking and public transportation tour using buses, trams, and the subway. They met us at the cruise port as scheduled,...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough about this tour and Liisa the owner. She and her assistant Laura met us promptly at the cruise terminal. We bought our transportation tickets and Tickets for the Rock Church ahead of time. It’s a time saver. There were 6 in...More

Thank Joann K
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We were on a cruise, stopping at Helsinki for the day. I had booked our tour with Liisa the owner of "Day with a Local" and have nothing but good things to say. She was very responsive to my email questions and prior to our...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

A Day With A Local is your one stop shop for experiencing the wonderful city that is Helsinki. The experience that Liisa provides is more akin to visiting a city with a friend who lives there, than a box-checking organized tour. You visit on your...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We had so much fun! Liisa really gave us great tour of Helsinki. We had less than 24 hours in Helsinki and really wanted to see all we could. we saw a lot of the city sights. Really enjoyed the Old Market Hall, the Temppeliaukio...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Thank you to Liisa and Kati-Riina for a great day in Helsinki. It was clear that you put a lof ot thought and preparation into my visit. I definitely got the local's view of the city. Best in 2018!

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Liisa_Eskelinen, Omistaja at Day With A Local Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Thank you for your great feedback! It was Kati-Riina's pleasure to show you around and we are glad that also information provided by us helped you to get the most of your stay!

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our visitors from around the world have not only visited a Finnish home and tasted Finnish home made food, but got acquianted with the lively and still working market square by the sea, taken an hour boat trip to see Helsinki from the seaside, visited...More

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Liisa_Eskelinen, Omistaja at Day With A Local Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your review. However, as the owner of the company, I am 99 % sure that this review is not concerning Day With A Local as we do home visits very rarely at the moment.

Reviewed 29 September 2017

First, let me say how easy it was to connect with Liisa online to discuss our interests and confirm our day. Liisa met us in the West Harbour port right off the cruise ship, we hopped on trains and the subway to easily get around...More

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Liisa_Eskelinen, Omistaja at Day With A Local Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your review! It was my pleasure to show Helsinki and my favorite places to you, combined with Helsinki highlights and souvenir shopping based on your requests.

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Shrikant75
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Response from Liisa_Eskelinen | Property representative |
Hi, please send us e-mail or inquiry for through our website, unfortunately adding e-mail address to the reply message is not allowed here. I'm looking forward to hearing from you soon!
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11 May 2018|
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Hello, thank you for your question. Best time to travel to Finland depends on what you want to do. Winter activities are best from December to February; summer activities & cottage life is best from June to August, and... More
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Lisa D
30 April 2018|
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Hi Lisa, thank you for your inquiry! Can you please send us e-mail or inquiry form as we cannot reach you otherwise? Please visit our website and you'll find our contact form. We would be delighted to host you on 21st of... More
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