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Experience summer in Finnish Lapland

Find out what Vesku the reindeer has in store for you this summer. See the magnificent summer through the eyes of our chosen reindeer.

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Epic photos of Finland in the dark

Discover the magic of Finland's landscapes during the darker seasons with this collection of inspiring images captured by our social media community.

Regions in Finland

The fantastic four

Planning a trip to Finland but don’t know where to start? No worries. Let us introduce you to our four main regions, or as we like to call them, the fantastic four. Keep scrolling to learn more.

Credits: Hannes Becker

Lapland

A magical northern region full of contrasts

The sun never sets in summer, and during the rest of the year, the Aurora Borealis lights up the sky.

Credits: Eeva Mäkinen

Lakeland

A stunning labyrinth of lakes, islands, and forests

There's no scene more Finnish than a cosy cottage by a lake surrounded by emerald green forests.

Credits: Mikko Nikkinen

Coast and Archipelago

The world’s largest archipelago

Fall in love with its windswept beaches, maritime culture and easy-going island lifestyle.

Credits: Julia Kivelä

Helsinki Region

Urban life with convenient access to nature

Experience the perfect combination of urban and outdoors, lively and laid-back.

Credits: Jussi Hellsten / Helsinki Partners

A few common questions

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Finnish Lapland has a reindeer population of about 200,000. That’s 20,000 more reindeer than people!

Get to know Finland

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Here are a few things to help you get acquainted with this unique Nordic country.

Travel sustainably

Sustainability is a top priority for us. Find out more about how to travel sustainably in Finland.

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Inspiration for your next trip

Not sure what to do on your next trip to Finland? No worries. We have gathered a selection of curated journeys from different parts of the country. Find interesting sights to see, places to visit, and restaurants to dine in.