Guides and Tours Service

Go with a guide - you will see and experience more! You can explore Pori on a ready-made tour or have a tour tailored to suit the needs of your group. Whether you are alone, a couple, a family, or a group, Pori offers endless opportunities for exploring the city, the sights, nature and the archipelago.

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Go with a guide – you will see and experience more! You can explore Pori on a ready-made tour or have a tour tailored to suit the needs of your group.

Come and explore the diverse sights and attractions of Pori!

Whether you are alone, a couple, a family, or a group, Pori offers endless opportunities for exploring the city, the sights, nature and the archipelago. Explore the history of the city on a walking tour, step into the world of architecture and art, or enjoy the sea breeze along the coast! There is something for everyone. You can find the scheduled summer tours and excursions here, take your pick!

The qualified guides are members of the Pori Association of Tour Guides and offer their services in several languages including Finnish, Swedish, English, Russian, German and Spanish.

You can recognise a qualified guide by their golden or silver GUIDE badge.

Guides and Tours

You can book a guided tour in advance and tailor the duration, route and theme of the tour according to the wishes of your group. You can also book a guide through Visit Pori for a guided bus tour, a walking tour and themed tours. Guided tours by Visit Pori are charged based on the duration of the tour if the tour takes place in the central area of the city. Other areas in Pori from 87 €/hour (in Finnish) and 100 €/hour (other languages). Tours can be guided in Finnish, English, Swedish, Russian, Spanish and German. The additional language charge (in not in Finnish) is 25%. The prices include the tour guide fee, a commission fee, and 24% VAT. The minimum charge is for 1 hour. The tour guide fees do not include transport. The duration of the tour is as agreed.

Guided bus tours using the group’s own vehicle

A bus tour will take at least one hour. A 1-hour tour gives the visitors a good general view of the city and the sights in a nutshell. More time is required if you wish to get to know the coastal Pori; Yyteri, Reposaari, Ahlainen, Mäntyluoto, etc. Get in touch – we can work together and make it happen. Guided tours can be booked throughout the year.

Cancellation

If a tour is cancelled less than 48 hours prior to the start of the agreed tour, a fee for one hour will be charged. Tours cancelled on the same day or not cancelled and unused are subject to a full charge.

Prices


Charges for guided tours in Finnish 2022 (incl. VAT 24%)

FinnishWeekdaysSundays
1 hour79,00 €156,00 €
1,5 hours102,00 €202,00 €
2 hours125,00 €249,00 €
2,5 hours149,00 €296,00 €
3 hours172,00 €343,00 €
3,5 hours196,00 €390,00 €
4 hours219,00 €438,00 €
4,5 hours242,00 €485,00 €
5 hours265,00 €531,00 €
5,5 hours289,00 €578,00 €
6 hours313,00 €625,00 €

A service charge will be added to the prices when billing. For invoices under €100, the service charge is €6 and for invoices over €100, the service charge is €11, including VAT 24%.

Charges for guided tours in other languages 2022 (incl. VAT 24%)

Other languagesWeekdaysSundays
1 hour92,00 €165,00 €
1,5 hours119,00 €214,00 €
2 hours147,00 €263,00 €
2,5 hours174,00 €313,00 €
3 hours202,00 €363,00 €
3,5 hours229,00 €412,00 €
4 hours256,00 €462,00 €
4,5 hours284,00 €511,00 €
5 hours311,00 €560,00 €
5,5 hours339,00 €610,00 €
6 hours367,00 €660,00 €

A service charge will be added to the prices when billing. For invoices under €100, the service charge is €6 and for invoices over €100, the service charge is €11, including VAT 24%.

Get in Touch to Book Your Guide

Visit Pori, Yrjönkatu 13, 28100 Pori, tel. +358 2 621 7900, info@visitpori.fi