Culture & Local Life

Catch everything from architecture to Finnish lifestyle and sauna culture, see the designs of the best-known Finnish architects, visit local handicraft shops and micro-breweries or hear symphonies waft through the excellent acoustic architecture of Sibelius Hall!

TOURS

 

Take a bite out of Finland - gastronomic tour in Southern Finland

One week culinary adventure through Southern Finland starting from Helsinki including f.ex. 4-hour Helsinki culinary city tour, special lunches and dinners, baking and cooking courses and special visits in Tuusula, Lahti and Tampere.

Duration: 7 days, 6 nights
Availability: Min. 10 persons, max. 20 persons, on request 1.5.-30.9.2020

 

Southern Finland Brewery & Distillery Tour

This tour lets you discover local, award-winning micro breweries and distilleries located at Southern Finland.

Duration: 6 days, 5 nights
Availability: Min. 4 persons, on request and according to availability 2020 (best season May-September)

 

PACKAGES

 

Ode to Finnish Spirit and Culture - Ideal for Stop Over package

Price includes: Accommodation in well-equipped log cabin for two nights, guided walking tour, visit at Kinnari farm and baking the gingerbreads, guided wooden architecture tour, guided brewery tour, traditional Finnish treatments program and traditional sauna menu of your choice.

Duration: 2 nights, 3 days
Availability: min. 6 persons, year round

 

PRODUCTS

 

Cosy visit at Finnish home

During this visit, you have a unique opportunity to learn about everyday life in Finland: nature, culture and food. Depending on season, your host family will take you for a walk through beautiful forest.

Duration: 2-2,5 hours
Availability: Min. 2 persons, max. 8 persons, year round

For more information, please contact our travel trade professionals

 

Baking gingerbreads from traditional Finnish rye! | Kinnari Farm

Visit includes: Grinding rye flour, baking gingerbreads, guidance and presentation of the mill and farm, materials, coffee/tea and pastry, gingerbreads and rye flour to take with you as a souvenir and gingerbread recipe.

Duration: about 2 ½ hours depending on group size
Availability: Min. 6 persons, max. 12 persons, April-October on request

 

Guided monotype art workshop | Painovoima Graphics

During the workshop, you paint or print with water-based colors on an aluminum plate which is  suitable for monotype technology. After the workshop, you’ll get your unique art work with you –
feeling like Picasso!

Duration: 1,5-3 hour
Availability: min. 5, max. 20 persons, year round