Early Years Education in Finland & Sweden

Early Years Education in Finland & Sweden

10th February - 17th February 2018

Regular price Deposit for this tour: £600 Sale

Nursery World, in association with Master Travel, invites all early years professionals to journey with us to Finland and Sweden, where we will have the unique opportunity to see first-hand how these countries’ innovative early years policies are put into practice. Alongside stunning cultural excursions, our visits to preschool settings will illuminate the ways that these Scandinavian countries are supporting early learning.

Full Tour Price: £2,995 Dates: 10/02/2018 - 17/02/2018  | Duration: 7 days

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Itinerary

Saturday 10th February: Helsinki (D)

Arrive in Helsinki and transfer to the hotel

Sunday 11th February: Helsinki (B/L/D)

Visit to Nature Centre Haltia 
Hike through Nuuksio National Park and log fire lunch

Monday 12th February: Helsinki (B/L/D)

Visit to Mörrintupa Forest Preschool.
Visit to Kaivopuisto Kindergarten

Tuesday 13th February: Helsinki - Stockholm (B/L/D)

Visit to Preschool Auringonkukka. 
Transfer to Silja Tallink terminal for overnight sea voyage

Wednesday 14th February: Stockholm (B/L/D)

Arrive in Stockholm and visit to the Sweducare offices
Visit Preschool Inspira Terrassen

Thursday 15th February: Stockholm (B/D)

Visit Forest and Health Preschool Klax Friskus
Visit Kåsen Preschool

Friday 16th February: Stockholm (B/D) 

Visit Pysslingen Vita Bergen
Guided walking tour of Stockholm

Saturday 17th February: Stockholm - London (B)

Depart for onward journeys

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    The cost includes

    • All transport services within Finland and Sweden
    • Pre-trip briefing meeting in London
    • Comprehensive briefing notes
    • The services of a UK tour leader throughout the trip
    • Local guides throughout the tour
    • 6 nights’ accommodation in twin bedded rooms with private facilities
    • 1 nights' accommodation in a twin bedded cabin on the overnight ferry
    • Meals as per the itinerary
    • A full programme of visits and excursions as per the itinerary
    • All admission fees where applicable as specified in the itinerary

    The cost excludes

    • International flights
    • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
    • All personal extras such as tips, porterage, laundry, inoculation fees and drinks
    • Any optional excursions, tours and visits
    • Travel insurance

    Please note that all itineraries in Finland and Sweden are subject to change according to local conditions. Due to the nature of the tour, spaces are limited. We will hold a briefing meeting in London one month prior to departure where you will be able to meet your tour leader and fellow travellers as well as learn more about the places to be visited.