Optional study visits
Conference participants can stay for the Saturday to experience a tour around Helsinki and its hottest spots of today, featuring historical and cultural treasure Suomenlinna, brand-new and uniquely structured art museum Amos Rex, and Löyly, a breathtaking waterfront oasis which is a must-see when visiting Finland.
Suomenlinna is a world heritage site sea fortress displaying European military architecture of the 18th Century, situated on a group of islands in front of Helsinki harbour. It has become one of Finland’s most attractive and popular go-to spots, offering an authentic experience to all its visitors. https://www.suomenlinna.fi/en
Suomenlinna Brewery (Lunch)
Located beside the main dock of Suomenlinna, this fascinating brewery offers handcrafted beers and a versatile selection of food, influenced by Russian and Swedish culture cooked with fresh Finnish ingredients.
Opened in August 2018, Amos Rex illustrates a fusion of art from the past, presence and future. It is Helsinki’s art and urban cultural hotspot, attracting visitors every day to its distinctive and exquisite premise. https://amosrex.fi/en/
Löyly, an urban oasis in the vicinity of beautiful Helsinki waterfront, its warm atmosphere welcomes visitors with many delights. Löyly offers exceptional architecture and services in a unique location, while commiting to sustainable business and green construction that truly sets it apart. http://www.loylyhelsinki.fi/en/front-page/
Post-tour fee is 75 € / person, incudes:
- Transport from Porvoo and guide services throughout the day
- Ferryboat to Suomenlinna
- Admission fee to Amos Rex