Across Finland with the Kids

A weekend west-to-east car trip across Finland boasts plenty of destinations that both children and adults can enjoy. Hop on!

The pitfalls of family holidays tend to involve activities that only please part of the family at a time. Why not try something different this time? Rent a car at the Gulf of Bothnia and drive it across Finland to the Russian border. There’s a score of things for the whole bunch to see and do on the way.

Summer

The summer isn’t endless in Finland, but there are almost endless summer days. On a fine summer day, Finns have an overwhelming urge to go outside and get out of town.

Summer