The Gems of Aalto's Architecture in Jyväskylä and Seinäjoki
Find the gems of master architect Alvar Aalto during this four-day-trip from Seinäjoki to Jyväskylä. A visit to both cities will give an in-depth insight into Alvar Aalto’s architectural thinking through the decades, while also hearing exciting stories about Aalto not only as an architect but as a designer and a private person. During the tour, you will also see the beauty of the Finnish Lakeland and the vast open fields of Ostrobothnia and enjoy a glimpse of the traditional Finnish way of life in the two towns and the nearby countryside.
Jyväskylä, which is located in the heart of the Finnish Lakeland boasts more Alvar Aalto buildings from different periods of his career than any other city in the world. Jyväskylä has thus really earned its title as the Capital Alvar Aalto ‘s Architecture.
Alvar Aalto has left an indelible mark also on the city of Seinäjoki, situated amid the open landscapes of Ostrobothnia. The Aalto Centre in Seinäjoki is a globally significant architectural complex at the cutting edge of modern architecture.
The price includes: accommodation for three nights (1 night in Seinäjoki, 1 night in the centre of Jyväskylä, 1 night in Säynätsalo Town Hall), 3 breakfasts, 7 guided tours and admission fees, 3 lunches, a coffee break and a dinner, and a bus tour.
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