Discover Old Turku
Step from the lively modern centre on to the most beautiful cobblestone alley in Turku and be transported back through time. Find out all about the 18th century garden founded by famous Finnish scientist Pehr Kalm. Admire all the stunning architecture around The Old Great Square, including Brinkkala Mansion, and see the site where the declaration of the Christmas Peace is made every Christmas Eve at noon for all of Finland. After the tour there’ll be time to shop in the lovely handicraft shops or visit the art galleries of The Old Great Square.
Duration: 1.5 hrs
Recommended group size: 10-25 people
€116 on weekdays, €196 on Sundays and public holidays
For an additional fee: coffee at Mkitchen & Café, visit to Taitokeskus Turku (crafts)
Walking distance: about 1 km
Accessibility: route includes cobblestones