Finland is a fascinating combination of beautiful northern nature and urban edginess. Its unique topography, well-preserved original culture, crystal-clear air and tranquil lakes will leave you spellbound. With its beautiful winters and luminous summer nights Finland has so much to offer and this goes far beyond Santa Claus and saunas.
Things to do in Finland depend on the season you pick for visiting. But any season will work for thrill-seekers and lovers of adventurous travel: go skiing in winter or hiking and kayaking in summer and you’ll get your dose of adrenaline. Also, with irresistible purity Finland is a perfect spot eco-tourists and advocates of conscious lifestyle. The country is also known for outdoor events held throughout the year, including enchanting Christmas markets and with trendy electronic music festivals. Locals are open-minded, independent and welcoming.
Finland owes half its charms to Lapland. Never miss a chance to see it with your own eyes and try local specialties - smoked reindeer meat and salmon.
Finland city tours are also an every first-time visitor’s must-see list. Helsinki is cheerful, modern and urban. Savonlinna will proudly show you its medieval castle which in summer becomes a venue for international opera festival. The liveliest and brightest city in Finland is Tempere. Here you can find some of the best art exhibitions, a fine historic centre and vibrant night life.