Hämeenlinna Private & Group Tours
Hämeenlinna which is located on important highway, railroad and waterway, has interesting and worth seeing sights. As birth place of famous Finnish composer Jean Sibelius it has doubles right to be one of Finnish cultural heritage centre. Today the house in which Sibelius had born is serving as a Sibelius museum. Within walking distance in old Hämeenlinna it can be seen schools he attended, houses he grew up and neighbourhood he spent his childhood. In the city there are several centres dedicated to him and his art.
An other must see attraction in the city is Hämeenlinna castle which is symbol of city and name giver ( linna = castle). Built at the end of 13th century on shore of lake Vanajavesi for defence and administration purpose of region. Medieval design with impressive red brick walls attracts thousands to visit it. Surely it is spectacular and one of the most pictured historical sight in Finland.
This small city has many interesting museums beside those we mentioned. Iittala Glass design museum is real gam for Finnish art lovers. Military museum of Hämeenlinna is an other worth seeing sight for travellers who is interested in military and armed equipments.
private guiding service, local taxes, parking fees, entrance fees to mentioned sights, deluxe a.c van and gas
food and drinks, personal expenses