Begin your journey in Helsinki, a distinctive capital with an electric design scene. Amongst the city’s laidback rhythm lies cutting-edge shops, brilliant art galleries and thriving restaurants. Helsinki’s fabulous proximity to the sea and surrounding nature provides an excellent location from which to explore the Finnish surroundings. Accompanied by an expert guide, stroll the lovely winding streets, visit historically important places and soak up the pleasant sights of Ataneum Art Museum and the gardens at Talvipuutarha. Explore the majestic archipelago of Helsinki which boasts the most islands in the world and is blessed with much of the country’s sunshine. Take to the water in a kayak, meander the rocky islands, explore the sandy beaches, stop at picturesque seaside restaurants and savour the slower pace of island-life.
Venture to Lakeland, Europe’s largest lake district, a silent and compelling paradise and home to superb Finnish cuisine. Travelling to this region represents the Finnish identity whereby tranquillity and closeness to nature is sought after. Boasting numerous national parks, untouched forests and pristine lakes, be prepared for an exhilarating outdoor experience. Hike through the region’s diverse nature, go swimming in wild waters and hop in a canoe for beautiful vistas. In the evening visit Tertti Manor for a first-class dining experience. Before indulging, witness the food planted and cultivated and learn about the history of this fully functioning farm where produce is unbelievably fresh.