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 Temppeliaukio Church

    Attend a lecture

  • Day 4: Helsinki

    Visit a school

    Enjoy free time

    Suggested activities:
    • Maritime Museum of Finland
    • Finnish Parliament
    • Finnish Science Centre
    • Stockmann department store
  • Day 5: Helsinki + Night ferry

    Visit the library

    Take a ferry overnight to Stockholm

  • Day 6: Stockholm

    Arrive in Stockholm

    Take a guided tour of Stockholm

    Visit the Vasa ship

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Stockholm

    Take a walking tour of Stockholm

    Meet with teachers

  • Day 8: Depart for home

  • 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 Temppeliaukio Church

    Attend a lecture

  • Day 4: Helsinki

    Visit a school

    Enjoy free time

    Suggested activities:
    • Maritime Museum of Finland
    • Finnish Parliament
    • Finnish Science Centre
    • Stockmann department store
  • Day 5: Helsinki + Night ferry

    Visit the library

    Take a ferry overnight to Stockholm

  • Day 6: Stockholm

    Arrive in Stockholm

    Take a guided tour of Stockholm

    Visit the Vasa ship

    Enjoy dinner

  • Day 7: Stockholm

    Take a walking tour of Stockholm

    Meet with teachers

  • Day 8: Depart for home

Ready to lead a program?

Your experience includes

  • Entrances

    Temppeliaukio Church; Finnish National Board of Education; Library visit

  • 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

  • On-tour transportation

    Land and water transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Light breakfast daily; 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 expert 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

    Helsinki; Stockholm

  • 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 $15 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.

Your Program, One Low Price

Includes airfare, hotels, meals, full-time Tour Director and more.

Tell us a little more about yourself, your students and their academic goals. We'll get back to you with an up-to-date price quote for your program.