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Helsinki and Winter Lapland Package

8 days
7 nights

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$ 2,950.00 (double occupancy)

Dates:

Daily during the following periods:
May 01 - Sep 01 

Hotels:

4* centrally located in Helsinki and Rovaniemi

Private, comfortable and spacious (20 m2) Igloos with Glass roof, all are warmly insulated, all-sky vision, thermal-glass roofs, heated floors, adjustable twin beds, a bathroom with a shower cabinet and Northern Nights alarm service.

Included:

3 nights in Helsinki 
2 nights in Rovaniemi
1 night in Arctic Snow Hotel with free WIFI and daily sauna
Daily breakfast
Airport Transfers
English Speaking Guide for sightseeing as per itinerary
Round-trip ferry tickets (Helsinki – Tallinn - Helsinki)
Pick-up from ferry terminal upon arrival to Tallinn
Tallinn Old Town Walking Tour & City Sightseeing by bus/car

 

 

 

Itinerary:

Day 1  : Arrival in Helsinki

Transfer to the hotel. Check-in and rest of day at leisure. Overnight in Helsinki

Day 2  : Helsinki

Discover Helsinki Tour & Suomenlinna Sea Fortress

Breakfast at the hotel. Private city tour of Helsinki in the morning focusing on the architecture, history and everyday life of Helsinki, includes a stop at the Senate Square.

The magnificent historical center is a great example of 19th century architecture. The Senate Square offers a view of the impressive Helsinki Cathedral, which towers above the square and the main building of the Helsinki University, the National Library and the Government Palace. In the middle of the square is a statue of the tsar Alexander II.

On the way we pass by the impressive, Russian Orthodox Uspenski Cathedral, the Presidential Palace, which also served as the Imperial Palace during Tsarist times, the Ateneum Art Museum, part of Finnish National Gallery, and the Kiasma contemporary art museum.

A pre-ferry pause will be made at the bustling Market Square, where you can get a glimpse of the busy happenings at the unique Old Market Hall and will have the chance to do some shopping. The tour winds up with a visit to the Temppeliaukio “Rock“Church, a truly unique structure built right into the rock. We’ll also make a short pause to see the monument to the famous Finnish composer Sibelius.

Overnight in Helsinki (B)

Day 3  : Helsinki – Tallinn – Helsinki

Day Trip to Tallinn with Old Town Tour & City Sightseeing

Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will take a ferry to Tallinn, the capital of Estonia. Upon arrival you will be picked up from the port and explore Tallinn with the help of our experienced local guides.

We will start with a panoramic drive to the lovely Kadriorg Park & Palace famously built by the Russian Czar Peter the Great. Leaving the Kadriorg area with its colorful wooden houses behind, we will pay a visit to the most significant symbols of the Estonian nation - the Song Festival Grounds. Listed by UNESCO as one of the World

Day 4  : Hameenlinna - Tampere

Depart by boat from hotel pier for a scenic lake cruise to Tampere. On the way, visit a famous sculptor’s former home and studio, now a museum exhibiting a wide selection of the artist’s works and those of his grandson, who was known as Finland’s most celebrated political cartoonist.Disembark in the evening at the pier of your hotel for overnight in Tampere.

Day 5  : Tampere

Take a break in the hotel’s surroundings, a peaceful pine forest park, and enjoy spectacular views from an old red-brick observation tower situated on top of the impressive Pyynikki Ridge. The city’s sights, museums, shopping and nightlife are within a ten-minute bus ride. Overnight in Tampere.

Day 6  : Turku

Travel by train to Turku. Your hotel is located in the very heart of the city near the Market Square and with all the sights within easy reach.Overnight in Turku.

Day 7  : Helsinki

Return by train to Helsinki. Overnight in Helsinki.

Day 8  : Helsinki

After breakfast end of program.