Helsinki is a great place for kayaking. We will show you the best of the archipelago just 30 minutes from the city center. Join us now!

Natura Viva tours and courses

Melontaretkellä Itä-Helsingissä

Kayak tours

Join us on a kayak tour in the beautiful archipelago of Helsinki. Our professional guides will show you the basic skills you need on this tour and they will take care of your safety. You can just enjoy the beautiful nature and relax.

Midnight Magic – kayaking through the night
73 €
Helsinki by Kayak
75 €
Let's Paddle - An introduction to paddling!
38 €

Kayak courses

A kayak course is a great way to learn the necessary skills and have fun on the water! Join us on our sea kayaking or whitewater courses. You won’t regret it!

Sea kayak beginners course (English)
139 €
Whitewater beginners course on River Kymi
259 €
Whitewater intermediate course on River Kymi
259 €

Shore Excursions and private tours

Natura Viva is the leading provider of active shore excursions in Helsinki. If our scheduled tours don’t suit you, we have great options for private tours! Choose your tour and the date. We will confirm the availability and send you more information.

Private Kayaking to the Vartiosaari Nature Trail
392 €
Private Helsinki by Kayak
276 €
Private Helsinki Nature by Fatbike
414 €

Self-Guided overnight trips

Morning coffee in Helsinki archipelagoFinland is a true paradise for kayak trips and expeditions. The Finnish coastline is about 1500 kilometres long with thousands of islands. We offer self-guided tours starting from our paddling center, but they can also be tailored for other areas. The archipelago is amazing and well worth a trip.

On the self-guided kayak tours, we equip you with reliable kayaks and paddling gear. We also provide you with maps of the area, tents, gas cookers and other camping gear. You can also rent GPS-devices and sleeping bags at an additional cost.

Self-Guided kayaking East of Helsinki
135 €

Guided overnight tours

On our guided overnight trips you don’t need much previous experience to enjoy the beautiful archipelago of Helsinki. We offer weekend trips. For groups longer and tailored trips are also available. We have all the gear and we take care of the food. You just need an adventurous spirit and basic outdoor clothing.

Kayak, hike and Fatbike weekend
399 €
Sea kayak and wildcamp in Helsinki
539 €


Our Fatbike tour in Vuosaari is available all year round every day! Choose your date and we will confirm bike and guide availability.

Helsinki Nature by Fatbike
50 €

Stand Up Paddling

Stand Up Paddling is fun and easy! And it is suitable for everyone. We owrk together with Twenty Knots and their professional guides. You can also rent SUP-boards from our paddling center!

Try Stand Up Paddling
55 €

Natura Viva gift certificates

The best thing you can give someone is a memorable experience. Our gift certificates allow you to do exactly this. Choose a specific kayak tour or course for the gift certificate or make it open to allow the gift-receiver to use it freely!

If you can’t find the gift certificate you are looking for, please contact us and we will work it out!

Gift certificate (value)
20 €
Gift certificate for full day Double kayak
80 €
Gift certificate Helsinki by Kayak
69 €
Gift certificate for Sea Kayaking beginners' course
139 €
Gift certificate "Midnight Magic "
73 €
Gift certificate "Let's Paddle"
38 €

Series cards and season passes

For the avid paddler, the right card or pass will make kayaking cheap and easy! You can choose a personal card or one of our family or corporate cards. Buy your card online!

Season pass (1 person)
300 €
Monthly pass
150 €
10x 2h paddling -card
150 €
10x 2h paddling -card (Family/ Company)
190 €
Season pass (Family/ Company)
490 €
All inclusive - card
590 €

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