The participants can freely choose their accommodation. However, we highly recommend being located close to Senate Square as the most interesting sights are within walking distance from the Square. For those with a limited budget, Eurohostel is an excellent option.
January 15, 2022 - December 15, 2025
VisitEDUfinn offers three different types of school visits
- Open School Visit is the most practical solution for individuals and small groups. It includes a half-day guided visit in the Helsinki metropolitan area to observe classes and talk with Finnish teachers.
- Private School Visit is the same, but you choose the date and the type of school. You can also visit a kindergarten.
- Customized School Visit is custom-made according to your interest and preferences.
The schedule for Open and Private School Visits
8:30 Open School Visits: The visit starts in Senaatintori; look for an Open School Visit -sign
8:30 Private School Visits: The visit starts at your hotel
During the trip, you will receive basic information about the Finnish educational system.
9:00 Arriving at school – welcoming words from the school principal or his/her representative, afterward visiting different classes.
11:00 Open discussion with the school teachers.
11:30 School lunch.
12:00 Bus trip back to Senaatintori (or your hotel)
12:30 End of the school visit.