Why should you travel to Finland with us?

Of all the stunning natural beauty and cosmopolitan charm of Scandinavia, we’ve always felt a certain pull from Finland.

We can’t call it undiscovered – but it does have that air to it, as you head into quiet wildernesses and stroll through storybook towns that few seem to know about. Whether you’re in pursuit of the Northern Lights and a snowy adventure or have always fancied a quintessential Scandinavian summer by the lake, Finland will provide you with all you want and so much more.

Key facts

  • Population Population 5,246,000
  • Capital Capital Helsinki
  • Language Language Finnish, Swedish
  • Currency Currency Euro
  • Time Difference Time Difference GMT+2 | ET+7
  • Best time Best time May - Aug / Dec - Feb

Example Itineraries

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Finnish Lapland: A Magical Winter Escape

If huskies, reindeer and the Northern Lights all sound like essential components in a winter escape - then this is the trip for you. An enchanting country, we simply cannot get enough of Finland. Encompassing a vast Arct...

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Luxury Holidays in Scandinavia

Sweden & Finland: A Luxury Summer Escape to Lakeland & Lapland

On this unique eight-night Scandinavian adventure you'll discover chic capitals, outlying archipelagos and dense woodlands as you indulge in a touch of the great outdoors. Start off in Helsinki, where you’ll immerse yo...

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The lakelands of Finland

Helsinki & The Lakes: A Summer in Finland

Finland isn’t just about the Northern Lights and the glittering snow of Lapland. In the summer months, a stunning landscape of lakes and green forestry is revealed, begging to be explored. What’s more, the capital ci...

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Lapland, Finland

Finland: Chic Cities & Winter Wonderlands

Scandinavia is famous for being wonderful throughout the winter time, but this year it's Finland in particular that has got us really excited. Often overlooked in favour of Sweden, Finland tends to be much quieter and th...

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What to see & do in Finland

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Between the Baltic and Russia’s snowy north lays Finland, a nation whose heritage includes the swooping mid-century tu...

Between the Baltic and Russia’s snowy north lays Finland, a nation whose heritage includes the swooping mid-century tulip chairs of Eero Saarinen and sweepingly snow-bound Lapland, where reindeer trot beneath the Northern Lights. Its compact size and happy combination of bustling, urbane city life in Helsinki and Icelandic-style northern wilds make it the ideal ‘best of both worlds’ destination, and one that’s suitable for the entire family.

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Luxury Hotels in Finland


There’s no better place to experience contemporary Finnish culture than in heady, cultured Helsinki, which also plays ...

There’s no better place to experience contemporary Finnish culture than in heady, cultured Helsinki, which also plays host to some of the country’s best and most luxurious hotels. Restaurants offering hearty Russian fare are scattered among posh Finnish delis offering rye, herring and reindeer, as well as a proper fine dining experience around the harbour-front food market, Hakaniemi. For architectural buffs, there is the mesmerising rock-cut, copper-domed church of Temppeliaukio, whose plans reach back to the 1930s. Oh, and the city is a hotbed for fans of heavy metal, if that’s your thing.

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Romantic honeymoon in Finland


Rustic, albeit comfortable, lakeside cabins are popular among Finns who want to escape the city and find peace and calm ...

Rustic, albeit comfortable, lakeside cabins are popular among Finns who want to escape the city and find peace and calm among the rugged hills, crystal waters, and scented pines. Often, these offer easy access to the country’s ski resorts or Baltic archipelagos, making Finland’s lakes the perfect place to experience a surprisingly diverse luxury honeymoon experience.

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Top Locations in Finland

If we were asked to choose our top three places in Finland, we’d go for these.
Finnish fortress Suomenlinna, Helsinki


Finland’s electric capital.

The perfect location for sightseeing and an easy arrival from the airport, Helsinki is a no-brainer when travelling to Finland. Firstly, grab a coffee and wander through the colourful stalls of Market Square picking up countless foodie treats and handicrafts. Then, a day of culture awaits at the UNESCO-inscribed Suomenlinna fortress. Scattered across a cluster of six islands, it’s the perfect spot for a dose of history with bunkers, fortress walls and a WWII submarine to explore.

Luxury tours in Finnish Lapland

Finnish Lapland

Arctic wilderness, storybook towns, and a gracious canopy of stars.

No holiday to Finland is complete without an adventure into Finnish Lapland, where huskies, reindeer and the Northern Lights are the local currency throughout its startling, bright-white winter. It opens up a world of outdoor opportunities for families to embark on, whether that’s feeding Rudolph and his friends or meeting Father Christmas in his very own wokshop. We also recommend joining a husky team to watch the miles whisk by, whilst feeling at one with nature.

Finnish Lakeland

Finnish Lakeland

A summer dream of log cabins and wooden jetties.

Finland is home to over 188,000 lakes, with most of them located in none other than Finnish Lakeland. And here, it’s all about being outdoors and embracing summer – but it’s also perfect for a bout of relaxation too. Kickstart your day with an invigorating swim, and then immerse yourself in the surrounding countryside with hiking, canoeing, cycling, and fishing. Our Travel Experts have conjured up plenty of exciting opportunities fit for all the family.

Best Hotels in Finland

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Javri Lodge | Luxury Hotels in Finland
Arctic Light
The entrance to Sviskar
Villa Jolla, Finland
Luxury suites in Helsinki, Finland
The Eagle View Suite, Finland
Hotel Haven
Hotels in Finland

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