Have you ever experienced jumping from a very hot sauna to a cold lake? How about ice-hole swimming? Have you hiked, gone to safari or skiid in Lapland? Have you seen the Northern lights? Have you drunk "glögi" and eaten "piparkakku" (gingerbread) during Christmas? Have you met Santa Claus in the Artic Circle? Have you watched world famous movies under midnight sun in “Midnight Sun Film Festival” in Sodankylä? Or have you experienced white nights during the summer and dark days during the winter?

If your answer is no, then Finland is waiting for you! In the following pages you will find relevant information for your short or long stay in Finland.

Finland warmly welcomes you!

Finland, beauty of silence


Feel the Finnish winter