Tours

Lapland Tour

Long term students’ trip to Muonio Harriniva, Lapland will take place annually in November – December shift. There will be cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, snowboarding, husky and reindeer rides and snow-shoe walking in our program. We will also visit Santa Claus Village on the way back. The approximate price of the tour is about 700 euros. The trip is an optional part of the youth exchange program and the students are required to pay the cost themselves.

Bus routes and schedules, student instructions and program will be published in these pages and you will find them here before the tour.

There will be a number of buses leaving from different stations in the southern Finland. The student should choose the bus that stops closest to his/her home. Look at the detailed routes and schedules below.

Next Lapland Tour will be arranged in the end of 2022.

Lapland Tour 2022: Dates to be announced 

  • Documents and Forms
    • Tour letter to students, host families and counsellors
    • Kirje isäntäperheille ja nuorisovaihtoasiamiehille
    • Matkaohjelma
    • Tour program
    • Host club recommendation
    • Bus routes and timetables
      • Bus 1: Salo (-Turku) – Muonio – Salo
      • Bus 2: Lohja (-Helsinki) – Muonio – Lohja
      • Bus 3: Porvoo – Muonio – Porvoo
      • Bus 4: Kotka – Muonio – Kotka

The Tour is organized by the Finnish-Estonian Multidistrict organization.

More information on Lapland Tour from our Tour leaders.

St. Petersburg Tour

The long term students will have a possibility to make an extended weekend trip to St Petersburg of Russia in the Spring. The trip will give a unique opportunity to learn a city and culture definitely different from yours.

The trip will be made by buses and will be guided by Finnish Rotarians and Rotexes. Among the places we visit will be central attractions of St. Petersburg, such as the Fortress of Peter and Paul, Hermitage Museum, Isaac’s Cathedral, Main street Nevski Prospekt and it’s buildings and shops and river Neva. The program will vary somewhat each year.

The trip is optional and students are required to pay the trip themselves. The cost of the trip is about 600 euros. Before the tour all the students will receive an email giving the necessary information to register on the tour. You will also receive a link to query! Via that query you can register to the Tour!

Next St Petersburg Tour will be arranged in Spring 2023.

St Petersburg Tour 2023: Dates to be announced 

  • Documents and Forms
    • Student Letter 1
    • Student Letter 2
    • BusLists
    • Host Club Recommendations
    • VISA Application Form

The Tour is organized by the Finnish-Estonian Multidistrict organization.

More information on St. Petersburg Tour from our Tour leaders.

EuroTour

Long-term students are welcome to join the EuroTour in June. You will have an extraordinary opportunity to travel through Baltic countries and Central Europe and visit interesting cities and places – and of course in the best possible company, with your inbound mates. In about two weeks we’ll visit 8 countries. We’ll have nice buses and good hotels. The price of the tour consists of transportation by buses and ferries, hotel accommodations, breakfasts and lunches or dinners, entrance fees to different attractions that we visit during the tour and the return flight to Helsinki. The price of the tour is about 2500 euros.

This trip is optional and all students attending the Tour are required pay the cost themselves.

Next EuroTour will be arranged in June 2023.

EuroTour 2023: Dates to be announced

  • Documents and Forms
    • Student letter
    • Travel program
    • Payment instructions
    • Host club recommendation
    • Travel instructions

The Tour is organized by the Finnish-Estonian Multidistrict organization.

Read on Felicity’s experiences from the EuroTour 2018 here.

More information on EuroTour from our Tour leaders.