8 days
Helsinki, Stockholm

Learn how the Finnish Board of Education afforded a tuition-free education for its students.

Moreover, learn how they maintain an excellent quality of education without homework or standardized tests. Your cultural experiences throughout the breathtaking landscapes will give an enriching perspective on the region's progressive educational practices.
Education in Finland and Sweden tour map
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Finland

  • Day 2: Helsinki

    Arrive in Helsinki

    Take a walking tour of Helsinki

    • Government House
    • Helsinki University
    • Uspenski Cathedral

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 3: Helsinki

    Take a guided tour of Helsinki

    • Parliament

    Visit the Temppeliaukio Church

    Attend a lecture from the FNBE

  • Day 4: Helsinki

    Visit a local school

    Enjoy lunch

    Free time in Helsinki


  • Day 5: Helsinki + Night ferry

    Visit a library

    Take a ferry overnight to Stockholm

  • Day 6: Stockholm

    Take a guided tour of Stockholm

    Visit the Vasa ship

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Stockholm

    Take a walking tour of Stockholm

    Meet with local teachers

  • Day 8: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this trip?
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Finland

  • Day 2: Helsinki

    Arrive in Helsinki

    Take a walking tour of Helsinki

    • Government House
    • Helsinki University
    • Uspenski Cathedral

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 3: Helsinki

    Take a guided tour of Helsinki

    • Parliament

    Visit the Temppeliaukio Church

    Attend a lecture from the FNBE

  • Day 4: Helsinki

    Visit a local school

    Enjoy lunch

    Free time in Helsinki


  • Day 5: Helsinki + Night ferry

    Visit a library

    Take a ferry overnight to Stockholm

  • Day 6: Stockholm

    Take a guided tour of Stockholm

    Visit the Vasa ship

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Stockholm

    Take a walking tour of Stockholm

    Meet with local teachers

  • Day 8: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this trip?

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Your experience includes

  • Round-trip airfare

    Your price includes round-trip airfare for your whole group

  • Accommodations

    5 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms, 1 overnight ferry accommodation

  • On-tour transportation

    Land and water transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Light breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 2 local dinners

  • End-to-end support

    Your team helps to secure administrative approval and academic credit, provides recruiting tools and helps establish your program's ongoing presence on campus.

  • Curriculum integration

    Your academic vision remains present wherever you travel. Tell us your ideal study abroad experience, and we'll help connect your curriculum to EF's extensive connections abroad.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all program logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert Local Guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and enhancing teaching moments wherever your curriculum takes you.

  • Guided sightseeing

    Gain insider knowledge and cultural perspective from licensed local guides who join your group for select experiences on tour.

  • Entrances

    Temppeliaukio Church, Vasa Ship

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide. We provide 24-hour emergency support service along with a comprehensive $50 million liability policy that covers you and your institution while abroad.

  • Flexible payment options

    Give more students the opportunity to study abroad by offering them two different payment plan options, along with our TripFunder website to help fundraise for the program.

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