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Social Programme

We are proud to present our Sustainable Social Programme! It allows you to explore for instance the most beautiful archipelago in the world, visit a national park and experience Finnish Sauna, as well as get to know the city of Turku and some sites nearby. During the Sustainable Social Programme you´ll also get a chance to get to know your new course mates better and who knows, perhaps make international friends for life.

The social programme is arranged in 5.8-19.8. The programme has a separate 60€ fee which allows you to participate for all the events. Accepted participants have received an e-mail with information about paying the fee and detailed schedule.

 


Schedule & Activities 2022

Amazing City Race 

Friday 5.8.

What would be a better way to get to know each other and explore the beautiful city of Turku than Amazing City Race? During the Race you will go around the city in teams to perform various tasks at the checkpoints. The winner team will be announced according to the points you get at the checkpoints.

 

Daytime Cruise from Turku to Naantali

Saturday 6.8.

Enjoy the smooth ride on an old steamship and the view over the beautiful archipelago. After the cruise, you will have time to get to know an old Finnish town Naantali. You can wander around this historical town with unique combination of culture, fascinating sights and delicious spots for foodies. Naantali is also the official hometown of the Moominworld. There you can meet all the characters from Tove Jansson’s beloved Moomin stories.

 

Games & Picnic at park

Wednesday 10.8.

Let’s spend the summer evening together! Gathering to a park, spending time with friends, playing some games and eating snacks, what could be more relaxing? We are going to play popular Finnish park game Mölkky, as well as some petanque and other fun outdoor games.

 

Sauna and Barbeque

Sunday 14.8.

We offer you an opportunity to experience Sauna, one of the most essential part of Finnish culture. Going to sauna and have a dip in the sea, is an essential part of Finns’ summer vacation. After sauna it is nice to barbeque some food and spend the day by the sea in beautiful Ruissalo, having fun time with our friends.

 

Trip to national park Kurjenrahka

Wednesday 17.8.

Finland is a country of thousand lakes. It is also famous of its beautiful nature. We will do an evening trip to a nearby national park Kurjenrahka, where you can view this beautiful nature by yourself. You got an opportunity to hike 1,7 km, 3 km or 6 km trail. All trails are suitable for beginners.

 

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