Touted as the happiest country in the world, Finland is a nordic paradise of untouched natural beauty. With an abundance of crystal-clear lakes and waterways, this “Land of a Thousand Lakes” offers endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts and nature loves to explore the stunning landscapes. Whether you're hiking through the untouched wilderness, kayaking on tranquil waters, or simply enjoying a peaceful moment by a lakeside sauna, Finland's natural wonders will leave you awe-inspired.
Located on the southern coast of Finland, Helsinki is a vibrant capital city. Its architecture is a mix of neoclassical, Art Nouveau, and contemporary designs. The iconic Helsinki Cathedral is the crown jewel, with its green domes dominating the skyline. The Design District is a haven for design enthusiasts, with boutique shops, galleries, and cafes showcasing Finnish craftsmanship and creativity, while the Helsinki Market Square offers traditional Finnish handicrafts and delicious Nordic delicacies. For a taste of Finnish cuisine, indulge in fine dining experiences at Michelin-starred restaurants that blend traditional flavors with innovative techniques.
Beyond the city, Finland’s wildlife beckons. From private Arctic safaris and husky sledding adventures to icebreaker cruises and private visits to reindeer farms, there are endless opportunities to explore the magical landscapes and encounter unique wildlife. In the northernmost part of Finland, the Finnish Lapland region is enchanting with vast snow-covered landscapes and frozen lakes. A highlight of the region is undoubtedly witnessing the mesmerizing beauty of the Northern Lights. The region's remote and unpolluted skies provide the perfect canvas for nature's dazzling light show.
Lapland is also home to Santa Claus himself. Visit Santa Claus Village in the charming town of Rovaniemi and meet Santa in person. Explore his post office where millions of letters from children around the world are received. For a truly memorable experience, embark on a thrilling reindeer or husky safari through the snow-covered forests, immersing yourself in the ancient Sami culture and traditions.
Private Tours in Finland with Ker & Downey
Finland is a destination that offers something for everyone, no matter the season. Explore our completely customizable Finland vacation packages for inspiration. Then talk to your Ker & Downey expert about creating your own private tour through Finland.