Finland – in any season!
With Finland, your travel experience depends on the season you choose. This country is able to surprise its guests any time of year – despite its quite unassuming place on the world map.
In winter, Finland is mostly frequented by mountain skiers and snowboarders, as well as those who like riding dog sleds. The resorts of Ylläs, Salla, Suomu, and Levi, among others, are known for their well-prepared trails. Tourists also come to this snowy country to feel the real spirit of Christmas. Holiday atmosphere can be felt in Helsinki since November.
Spring and autumn in Finland are the time of excursions and shopping. Popular places among tourists are the sea fortress of Sveaborg, the Helsinki Senate Square, Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, the castle of Olafsborg, Serena water park, and many others.
In summer, time comes for natural landmarks of Finland. One of them, Imatrankoski rapid, and especially the dam on it, became a real attraction for tourists – as well as Lake Saimaa, one of the biggest in Europe, which amazes guests with its natural beauty. The country guide will also advise tourists to enjoy fishing on a one of many crystal clear lakes and walk the thick forests of Finland.
As for the transport, you surely won't have any problems with that in this country. You can travel from city to city via trains and buses. By the way, local drivers have a reputation for their careful driving and road manners overall.
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