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Monday 3 June:

Jyväskylä Sightseeing tour by bus at 18:00-20:00

On this guided tour you can see Jyväskylä’s most important sightsees and get to know the city and the highlights of the history.Departure from Forum bus stop
Cost: Included in the admin fee

Tuesday 4 June:

Walking tour around Jyväskylä at 16:30-18:00

Get to know the city center! Tutors will organize a walk around tour to show you the most important places in the city center. After the tour you know where to find the best shops and restaurants etc.

Departure from city center
Cost: Free of charge

Cruise on Lake Päijänne at 18:00-21:00

Join us for a lovely evening cruise on the Lake Päijänne. The cruise includes a buffet dinner, which you can enjoy with your fellow students while experiencing the unique Finnish lakeside scenery. Cruise and dinner included in the admin fee.

Departure from Jyväskylä harbour
Cost: Included in the admin fee

Thursday 6 June:

Vuorilampi nature trail and BBQ at 17:00-21:00

The trail is 3,5km long and we are going to have a barbeque nearby the lake

Departure from the forum bus stop
Cost: Get your own snacks and drinks, and bus ticket
What else: Clothing and shoes should be suitable for walking in the woods

Friday 7 June:

Get-together in city center at 18:00

Come and join us to hang out on Friday evening and get to know better your fellow students! Tutors will show you the best places in Jyväskylä.

Departure from the city center
Cost: on your own


Monday 10 June:

Basketball tournament with JBA at 15:30-17:00

Kick off the week by playing basketball with Jyväskylä Basketball Academy players! A playful tournament is open for all the summer school students.

Place: R35D207 (Sport hall)
Cost: Free of charge
What else: Proper clothing to play indoor basketball

Tuesday 11 June:

Traditional Finnish Summer Eve Experience
at 16:30-21:00

We are thrilled to invite you to join us for a Traditional Finnish Summer Eve Experince at Varjola! You'll have an opportunity to experience Finnish luxury smoke saunas, hot jacuzzis, grilling sausages, a dip into the lake and simply enjoying the Varjola surroundings. All this is included in the admin fee. For the daredevils Varjola offers an opportunity to go rafting for 20€/person.

Departure from FORUM bus stop (2 buses)
Buses leave from Varjola back to Jyväskylä at 20:30
Cost: Included in the admin fee (Optional rafting 20€)
What else: Casual clothing, towel and swimsuit

Wednesday 12 June:

JJK-FC Blackbird (football game) at 19:00-21:30

Enjoyable evening while watching some Finnish football and cheer Jyväskylä’s team to win!

Departure from the city center
Place: Harju Stadion
Cost: 5€

Thursday 13 June:

Alvar Aalto museum at 16:30-18:30

Alvar Aalto was a Finnish architect and designer. He is known for designing buildings, furniture, textiles, glassware, sculptures and paintings. His work is appreciated and awarded worldwide. In museum you can get to know his famous works.

Departure from the city center
Cost: 4€


Monday 17 June:

Football tournament at 17:00-19:00

Join a playful football tournament and come and play together with the fellow summer school students!

Departure from the city center
Place: Football field nearby the city center
Cost: Free of charge