Finland is a Nordic country situated in the Northern Europe
It is bordered by Sweden to the west, Norway to the north, and Russia to the east. Helsinki is the capital of Finland and Tampere, Turku, Espoo, Oulu, Jyväskylä, Lahti, Vantaa, and Kuopio are the other major cities. Major Languages spoken are Finnish and Swedish, English is also nowadays regularly spoken.
Tampere is the second-largest urban area and third most-populous municipality in Finland, after the Greater Helsinki municipalities of Helsinki and Espoo. Tampere is located between two lakes, Näsijärvi and Pyhäjärvi.
Tampere–Pirkkala Airport is located in Pirkkala, 13 km south-west of Tampere city centre. The airport is the third busiest airport in Finland.
Airlines flying to Tampere Airport
SAS / Blue1 to Stockholm
Finnair to Kuopio, Helsinki, Rovaniemi, Kittilä
airBaltic to Riga
Ryanair to Bremen, Edinburgh, Frankfurt Hahn, Kaunas, London Stansted, Malaga, Milan, Riga
Wizz Air to Gdansk
Wingo to Oulu and Turku
Helsinki can be reached in 1.5 hours by train and 2 hours by car.
Where is the Symposium ?
It will be in the campus of Steiner School Muotialantie 79 - 8133800 Tampere, for all the 4 days.
How to Find the Steiner School Muotialantie 79-8133800 Tampere ?
School is well connected by the public transport from all part of the tampere city. Follwing are the connection links to reach symposium and conference venue.
Connections by train between Tampere and Helsinki
are good. There are also connections to Tampere from
other Finnish cities.
Tampere-Pirkkala Airport is about 15 kilometres
south-east of the city.
Transport in the city area is by the blue buses.
Bus no. - 3,3V, 10 and 20 from Cerntral railway station Tampere.
From City Center bus no. - 3, 3V, 4,10, 24 & 31
You can explore tampere by bicycles, at venue there is a parking place available. City of Tampere cycle paths (pdf)
Norlandia Care Tampere Hotel - Near Tays - Building Finn-Medi 6, Biokatu 14, 33520 Tampere
Hotel Hermica - Hervanta - Insinöörinkatu 78, 33720 Tampere
Cumulus Hämeenpuisto - Hämeenpuisto 47, 33200 Tampere
Omena Hotel, Hameenkatu - Hämeenkatu 7, 33100 Tampere
Original Sokos Hotel Ilves Tampere -Hatanpään valtatie 1, 33100 Tampere
Scandic Rosendahl - Pyynikintie 13, Tampere