Sibelius in Helsinki Countryside 12.-14.6.2014

TOUR OPERATOR FAM TRIP BY INVITATION ONLY

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

Thursday 12.6.

Flights from home destinations to Helsinki-Vantaa International Airport in Finland

16:00-16:15 Meet Ms Niina Aalto, Visit Finland and Ms Leena Tervakorpi, Hanneberg Tours at terminal 2, arrival hall in Helsinki-Vantaa
16:15 Transfer by bus towards city of Hämeenlinna (95 km)
17:45 Visit at Restaurant Aulangon Kievari by Vanajavesi Lake. Coffee break
18:15 A short tour with the guide Mr Esa Leskinen through Sibelius´ birth town and inspiring Aulanko Park, the oldest tourist attraction in Finland
19:15 Check-in at Hotel Emilia
19:45 Transfer by bus to Restaurant Turengin Asema, a historical wooden railway station restaurant
20:15 Dinner
22:00 Transfer back to the hotel

Friday 13.6.

09:00 Breakfast at the hotel
10:00 Check-out
10:15 Meet Leena and Esa at hotel reception
10:30 Visit to Sibelius´ birth house
11:15  Short walk to Harbour
11:30  Lake Cruise with Finnish Silverline
12:30 Presentation of Finnish Silverline, lunch
14:00 Visavuori Museum
15:00 Iittala Lasimäki Glass Center
16:45 Check-in at Katinen Manor
17:30 Presentation of the Manor
18:00 Sibelius dinner

 

Saturday 14.6.

08:00 Breakfast and check-out
08:30 Departure towards Järvenpää and Tuusula
09:30 Presentation of Ainola, the home of Aino and Jean Sibelius
10:30 Visit to Järvenpää Art Museum
11:30 Visit to Halosenniemi, art museum dedicated to Pekka Halonen and his art
12:45  Lunch at Restaurant Krapihovi in Tuusula
13:45 Departure by bus to Helsinki airport

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