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Welcome on board!

Scheduled Helsinki Cruises 2012
Sightseeing, Lunch & Dinner Cruises

Did you know that Helsinki has a unique archipelago of more than 300 green islands, just outside the bustling city centre?

That is, a pleasurable boat tour is a must in Helsinki, and the finest idea for a sea view lunch or dinner.

The easiest way to experience the archipelago is to take a scheduled bout tour on board 'm/s Doris': it is time to experience the magnificent Helsinki archipelago and welcome you on board to relax!

Have a drink or a delicious meal and let us show you the loveliest waterways of the city - while you can enjoy the scenery gliding by. We have a variety of beautiful routes around Helsinki and in the charming eastern archipelago. Multilingual staff and live commentary. An authentic la carte kitchen on board, specialized in Nordic specialities and international favourites. Full alcohol serving licence, own private label ship wines from France, three-floors, two drink bars... Welcome on board to relax, come and enjoy your stay in Helsinki!


Helsinki Sightseeing Cruise, 17
Helsinki by Sea - live-guided archipelago cruise

Family Ticket 38
Parents + 1-3 children under 17 years!
Helsinki by Sea - live-guided archipelago cruise

Helsinki Nordic Lunch Cruise 29
Cruise 17 + Traditional Nordic Lunch Buffet 12

Lunch or Dinner, Menu Cruise 42-58
Cruise 17 + Three course menu 25-41

Helsinki in a Nutshell 35 (2011)
Bus & Boat Combination Value Ticket

[in co-operation with Open Top Tours bus sightseeing] Save up to 10 euros and truly find the soul of Helsinki!
-> Open Top Tours' sightseeing around Helsinki with open top double decker buses (hop-on-hop-off ticket for 24 hours) AND
-> Boat tour: IHA-Lines' 1 1/2 h live-guided Helsinki cruise on board 'm/s Doris'

Memorable Private Events
Custom made private cruises and events for business and pleasure. Company events, private lunch and dinner cruises, private live-guided Helsinki tours, experienceful island excursions, special destinations, even in the outer archipelago, also family occasions and receptions, weddings, birthday parties etc, tailored to meet your wishes and budget. Memorable experiences and moments in the Helsinki Archipelago.

High-Quality Fleet
We are especially proud of our fleet and crew of exceptional quality. Only the IHA-Lines vessels in Helsinki meet the highest safety and quality standards, exceeding the requirements and the general level in the industry. This allows you to experience even the most remonte and tranquil islands in the outer archipelago. Also our captains are Master Mariners or First Mate Officers that have been sailing around the world. Please have a look on our elegant high-quality vessels that are recommended for up to 140 guests.

IHA-Lines Oy Ltd Helsinki Cruises
IHA-Lines is a family run archipelago cruise line company in Helsinki, Finland. Our services are recommended by the Finnish Tourism Board based on the regularly reached very high customer satisfaction scores, within the national quality programme "Laatutonni" / "QualityNet". The company has specialized in scheduled high-quality sightseeing cruises with lunch and dinner on board, and private maritime events for business and pleasure. During the summer season we have a highly qualified team of 30 professionals within tourism, restaurant and navigation. With you, and 50 000 our other guests, we share many memorable and experienceful moments. The company has operated since 1979 and does active co-operation and joint-marketing with the Helsinki City Tourism and Convetion Bureau.

In 2010 IHA-Lines Helsinki Cruises won the Helsinki City Environmental Award 2010. The theme of the competition was the Baltic Sea. Awards says: "In its operations, IHA-Lines Helsinki Cruises has paid attention to the natural maritime environment of the Baltic Sea and shown an example to others." Please see more >>

We have also been recognized as "King's Road Highlight Service" among the best tourism products in Finland.

[King's Road Highlight Service]

[Reliably since 1979]

Safely, reliably and pleasurably since 1979

The shipowner reserves the right for changes.



The Helsinki City Tourism and Congress Bureau has asked our Helsinki Cruise to a nominee in "the Best of Helsinki 2012" competition, within the "Best Family Fun" category. Vote here >>


IHA-Lines Ltd Helsinki Cruises provides measured, very high quality. The Finnish Tourism Board has recommended the company on a four subsequent years based on the very high results reached by the regular Laatutonni - QualityNet guest satisfaction surveys >>


"In its operations, IHA-Lines Helsinki Cruises has paid attention to the natural maritime environment of the Baltic Sea and shown an example to others." Please see more >>


Our 2012 sightseeing, lunch and dinner cruise season is operated from 5 May until 30th of September 2012. Welcome on board! A table reservation is recommended for all dinner guests, and at lunch time for all business guests, and all larger groups.


Tailor-made private events, such as company events, lighthouse island excursions, private lunch and dinner cruises, crayfish parties and family celebrations are organized according to your wishes from late April until October / November. We will help you!
Please see private events >>
Please see the high-quality fleet >>


Please see our e-brochure, or ask for a printed copy! All departures and private cruise examples, exciting destinations, private receptions, ideal group sizes, each example with prices etc..! Open e-brochure 2011 >>


Dear Guest,

Please notice that a table reservation is recommended especially when participating in evening & dinner cruise. Please send us an e-mail message in order to get confirmed dining seats, e-mail, ihalines@ihalines.fi. Our customer service office is at your service during the summer, located centrally, at the east end of the Aleksanterinkatu street, at Meritullintori 6 (by the sea).

Welcome on board 1/2 hour before the departure! All the scheduled cruises are operated by our fine flag ship m/s Doris that departs from the Market Square of Helsinki, next to the red brick covered market, 'the Old Market Hall'.

Best regards,
IHA-Lines Oy Ltd Helsinki Cruises