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Heather's Helsinki

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“food tour”(30 reviews)
“finnish food”(17 reviews)
Fork In Hand (Finnish Food Tales) heads out year round. Fork In Hand is an urban exploration of Helsinki through its' most passionate people and businesses as well as a discovery of local flavours and design. Finnish Food tales are revealed to...more
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Helsinki 00810, Finland
+358 40 8237446
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We loved our experience with Heather on her food tour. This is why: Generous and varied food tastes Plenty of anecdotes about places, people and traditions Easy walking Great tips about Helsinki Friendly guide Thanx Heather

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank susiethefloosie
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Found Heather here on TA and quickly agreed with the other reviewers that rate hers at the top of local tours. In one morning, after thousands of steps, and many calories later, I felt like an expert on Helsinki and it's fascinating and evolving food...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank JB M
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We took Heather's tour about a month ago (July 13 to be precise) while on a stop during our cruise of the Baltic region. Heather was not only a wonderful tour guide with terrific information and delicious food stops, but a truly sweet and considerate...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank BobAbramoff
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Three nights in Helsinki. How to get the most out of it? Combine two of our favourite things. Walking and eating! Cannot rate Heather highly enough. We had a wonderful day starting at 0930 and finishing after 1500! Tour was as previously described but we...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Irene G
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Travel Designers, the company we booked our Finnish holiday through, arranged for us to have a half day food tour with Heather's Helsinki. We had a really enjoyable morning, starting at the food hall in Stockmann, then a walk to a lovely bakery and a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something different to do rather than just a normal sighseeing tour to learn more about Helsinki. We as South Africans love our food and beer (and whiskey and wine...;)) and we decided to this tour. What a great choice! Heather is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

At very short notice Heather arranged a wheelchair and Taxi to accommodate the chair. Also modified the schedule to accommodate my injured wife so we missed out on nothing. Great fun trying the different foods and seeing the supermarket and outdoor markets.The local beer flight...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mjhallett51
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

heather has a wonderful personality that comes through on the tour. In addition to glimpses into Finnish food and culture ( and a bit of history) you get to eat! While some of the bites are literally that very small bites, we were pleased when...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kaj2600
Heather D, Owner at Heather's Helsinki, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear kaj2600, Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts on your day out with us. It's true that some bites are smaller than others. On the day that you joined us, we had a different taster earlier in the day. It did tick...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Touring Helsinki with Heather and learning and tasting what it is like to be a Finnish person living in Helsinki was absolutely awesome. Heather is so warm and welcoming. She clearly loves her city and not only showed us the sights and the delicious food,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Liesel J
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were on an 11 day cruise with our 20 something sons (3 of them) and Helsinki was the stop after St. Petersburg. We ran like crazy tourists for 36 hours in St. Petersburg cramming as much as possible into the 2 day stop so...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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9 June 2018|
Response from 851cc | Reviewed this property |
Heather recently entirely revamped her website. Google "Heathers Helsinki" and it should come up. TA doesn't allow posting of website links otherwise I would have included it in this response.
3 May 2018|
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Response from Heather D | Property representative |
Heather here, I have had major issues with incoming and outgoing messages over the previous months. These have been resolved, and messages sent to me via the booking form arrive where they are supposed to. TA rules prohibit... More
23 February 2018|
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Response from roadtrip c | Reviewed this property |
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