Finland Travel Guide
The Nordic Company brings Finland's wonders to you through planned Finland travel and customized independent Scandinavian vacations.
Our combination of in-depth and current knowledge of Finland blends perfectly with our family-owned business philosophy. Think of us as a friend, sharing with you the inside track on the best things to see, do and experience on a Finland travel holiday! We’ll reveal secrets we’ve gained from traveling throughout Scandinavia. Want a recommendation on the perfect dining experience? We’ll suggest our favorites. Need special care when you reach your hotel? We’ll make sure that the staff knows exactly what you need. Curious about what cultural or historic sites give you a true sense of Finland’s history? We’ll share our perspectives and highlights with you on every Finland travel adventure!
Finland travel is a sensory adventure among stunning landscapes of glittering lakes ringed by lush forests, gem-like islands off a deeply indented coastline and vistas over the Baltic Sea. With exotic creatures like reindeer, unique cultures like those of Sami herders, a history influenced by the western cultures of Europe and the eastern influences of Russia, Finland travel is a survey of natural and human wonders. Amidst the Finnish Lapland you will also find Santa Claus’ village.
Perched atop the northern edge of Europe, only 1,630 miles from the North Pole, Finland travel will take you into the Arctic Circle, the Land of the Midnight Sun, where the summer days are ablaze with 24 hours of sun to help you extend your own exploration and adventure well beyond bedtime!
Then, point your compass south for a new experience in Finland travel. Where the Gulf Stream moderates the northern latitudes of this nation, it creates a mild climate. Residents and visitors alike mingle to share the sophisticated urban delights of the capital, Helsinki, with its internationally known art and architecture. A Helsinki City Card provides exceptional discounts and a free, audio-guided tour of the city. With Helsinki, the gateway to St. Petersburg, you can pursue travel into St. Petersburg and Moscow to complete your Finland travel plans.
Finland travel satisfies desires to explore and be pampered, to enrich body and mind.
A dependable winter snow cover from December to April, coupled with mild springs and summers, Finland travel provides playtimes and pastimes for everyone including fishing, sailing, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing and reindeer or dog sledding. Finland travel also means cultural delights such as concerts, folk-art open-air museums, historical sites, and meals of varied bounty from the lakes and seas or wilderness fulfill any Finland travel plan.
From the glow of the aurora borealis to the beat of disco, lighted dance clubs, from the thrill of netting your first wild river salmon to the meltingly relaxing experience of an authentic sauna, your Finland travel experience will treat body and soul to a vacation of many pleasures.
Our Finland Travel Information:
- Explore the 18th-century Suomenlinna Island Fortress during your Finland travel.
- Relax in a saunan a wonderful therapeutic experience.
- See the engaging countryside surrounding Helsinki as well as the unique wooden houses on your Finland travel.
- Enjoy the cobblestoned streets and canals of Porvoo.
- Experience Turku’s fortress, cathedrals and its Swedish connections to the past during your Finland travel.
- Tour Lapland and learn about its unique Sami culture during your Finland travel.
- Visit Rovaniemi and the “home” of Santa Claus.
- Take a short cruise to Medieval Tallinn in Estonia as you enjoy your Finland travel.
Turku, Finland's oldest city, is home to the mobile phone company - Nokia.
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