Helsinki & Tallinn Excursion 2013

Discover two great Capitals in one weekend

Part 1: Helsinki

Helsinki, our capital area is home for one million Finns & foreigners. a City on probably every International Student’s to-do list once arriving to Finland and no wonder; it offers countless ways to spend a great weekend. Especially when you know where to look for. Reindeer restaurants, Rock Church and Finland's only metro line; That's Helsinki!


Part 2: Tallinn

Tallinn's charmful old town with it's small shops, restaurants and cafeterias (not starbucks, but real cozy ones ;) along the narrow streets guarantee a memorable visit. Being a euro country with 30% cheaper prices sounds good too, right? KGB-museum, Tax-Free alcohol shop and climb onto the Toompea Hill for a postcard photo; That's Tallinn!


Dates: 06.09. - 08.09.2013

Program - Fantastic Friday

  • Depature from Vaasa towards Helsinki in the morning
  • Arrival to Fazer Chocolate Factory - Eat as much as you can
  • Arrival to Helsinki: Bus tour around the city & Student Lunch
  • Hotel Check-in: Free time & voluntary Pub crawl


Program - Sunny Saturday

  • Bus Transportation to Ferry terminal: Tallinn by Boat (2h)
  • 4 Hours in Tallinn: Tour in the Old City & Tax Free Shopping
  • Return to Helsinki in the Evening --> Rooftop Nightclub! (Free entrance & pass the line included)
  • / If you only want to visit Helsinki, this day is free-time to explore the city =)


Program - Super Sunday

  • Late morning wake up - Gather up for the Suomenlinna ferry
  • Picnic in the beautiful Suomenlinna fortress
  • Free time (With a custom map made by us: the locals ;)
  • Return back: a pitstop in IKEA for budget friendly Swedish meatballs and opportunity to buy stuff for your student flat (free delivery to home included =)


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Helsinki 110€ & Tallinn +36€

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