8 days
Regional exploration with school visits, lectures and meetings with educators

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

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Everything you get

  • Entrances

    Temppeliaukio Church; Finnish National Board of Education; Library visit

  • Round-trip airfare

    Your price includes round-trip airfare for your whole group

  • Accommodations

    7 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms

  • On-tour transportation

    Land and water transportation

  • Regional-style meals

    Light breakfast daily; 2 local dinners

  • Full-time Tour Director

    We have the best Tour Directors in the business; Your group will have a trusted, friendly guide at your side full-time on tour to manage all logistics, offer insight and guidance, and respond to any unexpected challenges

  • Guided sightseeing

    Helsinki; Stockholm

  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    We have over 400 schools and offices in more than 50 countries, which means if something happens, we can react quickly and in person. We also include our $15 million liability policy and $1 million consumer protection plan at no additional cost to travelers.

  • Curriculum Integration

    We provide support and expertise to help you integrate academic goals into your tour itinerary as needed.

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.