Europe - Finland (PDF Chapter)
This is the Finland chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
Inspired design, technology and epicurean scenes meet epic stretches of wilderness here in Europe’s deep north, where summer’s endless light balances winter’s eerie frozen magic. What-ever the season, there’s something pure in the Finnish air and spirit that’s vital and exciting.
- explore Helsinki, Finland’s harbourside capital – a creative melting pot for the latest in Finnish food, drink, design and nightlife
- marvel at the shimmering lakescapes of picturesque Savonlinna, and catch top-quality opera in its medieval castle
- cruise Lakeland waterways, dine on tiny lake fish, and sweat in the huge, sociable smoke sauna in Kuopio
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Helsinki, Turku, Tampere, Lakeland, Savonlinna, Kuopio, Lapland, Rovaniemi, Inari, Survival Guide.