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Art Hunt in Backwoods Paradise

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Adventure competition

Serlachius art museums of Gustaf and Gösta in Mänttä-Vilppula


This tremendous adventure begins on 12 December at 10:45 am in Tampere Railway Station, where you will meet your private guide from Adventure Apes who takes you by bus to the Art Town Mänttä-Vilppula. 

In this Backwoods Paradise, you will enjoy unforgettable experiences in and around the world-class Serlachius art museums Gustaf and Gösta, enjoy the finest food you can imagine and sleep like a king in the amazing hotel Art Hotel Honkahovi next to a pure Finnish lake. In addition, you will work together to solve a challenge that will give you a whole new perspective on the featured exhibit and introduce you to people from the past.

The adventure will finish when you return to Tampere by train in the afternoon of 13 December.

The Adventure includes

An all-inclusive adventure in the Art Town of Mänttä-Vilppula. The adventure is free of charge for 10 lucky adventurers; it includes free transfers from Tampere to Mänttä-Vilppula and back to Tampere, great activity program, fine dining and all other meals plus accommodation in shared twin rooms.


We are looking for internationally-oriented people who are seeking adventure and love travelling. You can be a tourism travel student living in Finland or abroad, a travel blogger, or an individual with a passion for Finland. We hope you have a plenty of international contacts, friends and followers on social media you will be willing to share your Art Town Adventure with.



Apply by 23.59 Thursday 23 November.
We know, it´s soon, so be fast! 

Share your application video on the Facebook event page explaining who you are; why we should choose you; and how you would share your experience (good or bad) with your networks and the world. Just be yourself and convince us!

The winners will be chosen on Friday 24 November 2017 and announced on Facebook. An invitation letter including all the details will be sent to all winners on Monday 27 November.