Trip Planner:   Finland  /  Uusimaa  /  Helsinki  /  SkyWheel Helsinki

SkyWheel Helsinki, Helsinki

3.8
Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Landmark
SkyWheel Helsinki is a 40-meter (131 feet) tall Ferris wheel in central Helsinki, Finland. One of its gondola cabins, the SkySauna, is the world's first sauna on a Ferris wheel. It opened to the public on June 3, 2014. It was originally named the Finnair SkyWheel and its placement on Katajanokka harbor is where the airline Finnair first located its flight operations in the 1920s.
Use our Helsinki road trip planning tool to visit SkyWheel Helsinki on your trip to Helsinki, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Source
Create an itinerary including SkyWheel Helsinki
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

SkyWheel Helsinki reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
363 reviews
Google
4.3
TripAdvisor
  • Came here to kill some time and was pleasantly surprised. Nice views, especially in the sunny weather. Staff were friendly and nice to do. Recommend if you’ve got spare time.  more »
  • Not the highest sky-wheel as well as not the cheapest one, latter is rather unfortunate. Otherwise nice short attraction - normal ride is 12 minutes and consists of 3 or 4 rounds, according to...  more »
Google
  • The round goes three times, so you can enjoy the view fully. The staff is friendly and you can get a student discount. Compared to the view-wheels in other cities it's smaller and less exciting but in Helsinki you get the view on the city center and I would consider it worth it.
  • Helsinki Skywheel offers 3 turns and a great view of central Helsinki. It has a sauna cabin and a VIP cabin so if you want to ride it in style you can spend a great time here 👍

Plan your trip to Helsinki

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Helsinki

See all ›
©
World heritage site
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
©
Architectural Building
Temppeliaukio Church
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Church
Helsinki Cathedral
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Helsinki

©
History Museum
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
4.5
Duration: 1 hour
©
Theme Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
3.9
Duration: 8 hours
©
Flea Market
Market Square Kauppatori
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
5.0
Duration: 4h 30 min

Museums in Helsinki

See all ›
©
Art Museum
Kansallisgalleria
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
History Museum
The National Museum of Finland
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Art Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
History Museum
Museum of Worker Housing (Tyovaenasuntomuseo)
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Helsinki

©
National Park
Nuuksio National Park Espoo
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
National Park
Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto Vantaa
5.0
Duration: 8 hours
©
Castle
Turku Castle Turku
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
©
Scuba / Snorkeling
Dive Finland Oy Espoo
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in Helsinki

See all ›
©
Flea Market
Old Market Hall
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Shopping Mall
Kamppi Shopping Centre
3.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Artisaani
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Nearby attractions in Helsinki

©
Landmark
Senate Square
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Natura Viva
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
©
Architectural Building
Helsinki Central Railway Station
3.7
Duration: 30 minutes
©
Outdoor Activity
Bicyclean Helsinki
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Historical Tour
Green Cap Tours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
©
Religious Site
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
©
Historic Walking Area
The Esplanadi Park
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
©
Religious Site
Kamppi Chapel of Silence
4.3
Duration: 30 minutes