Charter a 36' Rigid Inflatable Boat in Helsinki, Finland
Enjoy Helsinki, Finland by boat! Rent a 36' Rigid Inflatable Boat for up to 12 people. Rates as low as €935 EUR for 2 hours. Welcome to an unforgettable adventure! Combine speed and scenery on a private cruise by RIB (rigid inflatable boat) around Helsinki’s archipelago! Step onto a cutting-edge RIB with an experienced pilot at the controls, and cruise by top Helsinki sights, including the Presidential Palace, Kaivopuisto Park and historical island fortress of Suomenlinna. Hear the story of the landmarks from your guide, and thrill as the throttle opens and your craft bounces over the waves at high speed. Watch for seals in the Baltic waters, and visit an island on route for complimentary drinks and snacks. The program always includes equipment for all the participants and when it comes to safety we never compromise. These boat trips are often combined with delicious meals and sauna. One boat can take 12 customers. Boat Specifications: - Length: 36 feet/ approximately 11 meters - Width: 3.60 meters - Depth: 1 meter - Top speed: 55 knots = 100 km/h - Engines: 2 x 315 hk = 630 hp, Yanmar turbo diesel Price: - €935 EUR for 2 hours Tours: • Helsinki by sea (2 hours): The captain and the guide will meet you at at the harbor. You will be provided with proper clothing/flotation suit depending on weather conditions. We will depart from the harbor after a short safety briefing. Out on the sea we will slowly pass the heart of Helsinki with the President castle, the open-air market and Kaivopuisto with the embassy park and Suomenlinna, the historical island fortress. The guide will tell you stories of what you can see. • The Idyllic Archipelago (3-4 hours): First we visit the inner archipelago where we enjoy a sight-seeing tour. After that we turn the boat towards the open sea. In the outer archipelago we experience the incredible speed of the RIB boat when it takes us to a beautiful island. There we enjoy a home made fisherman’s lunch and hear about the life in the archipelago before heading back to Helsinki. • RIB Boating, Ssauna, Dinner, Lighthouse (4-5 hours): Out on the sea we will slowly pass the heart of Helsinki with the President castle, the open-air market and Kaivopuisto with the embassy park and Suomenlinna, the historical island fortress.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 12 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
We offer unforgettable activities and programs for companies, groups and tourists. The activities take place in the Helsinki region and its archipelago and surrounding areas. We aim to provide experiences and activities that you rarely get in everyday life.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Twin Engine
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
40% refund up to 30 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Age Requirement: - Minimum 15 years. Additional Fees: - Tax: 10% Cancellation Policy: - If cancelled 1 month prior to departure, 40% will be refunded. - If cancelled 2 week prior to departure, 20% will be refunded. - If cancelled less than 2 week prior to departure, no refund. Frequently Asked Questions: • Where can we go? - We can make trips where it suits you best. We can pick up and drop you almost anywhere if there’s a pier with a depth of over 1 meter. - The easiest way for you is to start the RIB safari from our home port in Brändö Seglare yacht club in Helsinki. At the yacht club we have all the equipment and modern changing rooms. - Some popular destinations include: Pirttisaari, Norkullalandet, Söderskär, Komsalö, Kaunissaari, Suomenlinna, Porvoo, Uunisaari and Rönnskär. There are thousands of islands in the archipelago that we can visit. If you have limited time and you do not want to disembark that’s also fine. • When to go? - We can go on a RIB safari in all weather conditions. The season begins in April and ends in November as long as there is no ice. • How fast is it? - We get up to speeds around 50+ knots or about 100 km/ h. But of course you do not have to go so fast to get a wonderful and thrilling experience in the archipelago. • Is it physically demanding? Some other limitations? - It is not physically demanding, but if there are waves, it’s good to parry the boat’s movements by flexing with with your legs. People who have severe back problems or are pregnant are advised not to travel at high speeds, but a slow and pleasant tour can of course be arranged. • Do you need to bring extra clothing? - No, you do not. You arrive just as dry as you were when you stepped on board. We have different kinds of outdoor clothing for different seasons, floating overalls, hat, gloves and goggles for all passengers. Comfortable shoes is more convenient for you. If it rains, we also have rubber boots for all passengers. • Can I bring luggage? - Yes you can. Our RIB boat has a large cargo copartment which fits a lot of bags. • Can you arrange the food? - Of course we can. A lovely picnic, with beer, wine and fish sandwiches on an island or a stop at a nice archipelago restaurant is possible.