Alvar Aalto day tours in Helsinki – guided by a local architect

 

Archtours is now providing day tours in Helsinki specialized in the architecture of Alvar Aalto. Tours are guided by an Archtours guide, who is a local architect. We are providing two type of tours: 3 hour walking tours and 8 hour day tours by minibus.

The Finnish architect and designer Alvar Aalto’s (1898 – 1976) is one of the best known architects worldwide. He lived and worked in Helsinki from the 1930’s onwards and many of his main works and works from the post-war era are located in Helsinki area. Aalto’s architecture and the great humanity it embodies continue to provide inspiration for designers of today.

Check the program and prices below and book your tour 3-4 weeks in advance from: archtours@archtours.com.



Alvar Aalto walking tour (3 hours)

available Mon-Fri

Finlandia hall. Photo: Sami Heikinheimo / Archtours

A 3-hour walk in the city centre of Helsinki with your local architect guide. You will hear about Alvar Aalto’s life and career as well as his architectural ideas.

During the tour you will see these buildings by Alvar Aalto:

Included in the tour:

 

Prices 2017:

persons 1-4 5-6 7-8 9-12 13-16 Larger groups
390 440 490 540 590 Request an offer: archtours@
archtours.com

 

Bookings and contact:

archtours@archtours.com or tel. +35810 2350 560.

We recommend to book the tour 3-4 weeks in advance.

 

 


 

Alvar Aalto day tour by minibus (8 hours)

available Mon-Fri  9-17 or 10-18

Otaniemi campus area. Photo: Sami Heikinheimo / Archtours

 

A 8-hour tour by minibus introduces Alvar Aalto’s home, studio and other remarkable works in the Helsinki area. You will hear about Alvar Aalto’s life and career as well as his architectural ideas. Tour starts from your hotel or from the city centre.

During the tour you will see these buildings by Alvar Aalto:

 

Included in the tour:

 

Prices 2017:

persons 1-4 5-6 7-8* 9-10* Next up to 16* Larger groups
1 770 2 000 2 390 2 750 2 750 + 85 / person Request an offer: archtours@
archtours.com

 

* = prices include lunch

 


Bookings and contact:

archtours@archtours.com or tel. +35810 2350 560

We recommend to book the tour 3-4 weeks in advance.

 


 

Archtours

Are you interested in Alvar Aalto tours in other cities, other architectural tours or tours for larger groups? Archtours is a Finnish company specialized in architecture and urban planning tours for groups. Since 1998 we have been organizing tours in Finland, other Nordic countries, Europe and Japan. Our guides are local architects.

Archtours
Kustaankatu 3
00500 Helsinki, Finland
Tel. +358 (0)10 2350 560
archtours@archtours.com
www.archtours.com