The Rough Guide to Finland is the essential companion to this fascinating Scandinavian country, with clear maps and coverage of all the best attractions. Packed with stunning photography and color illustrations, this guidebook helps you explore the must-see highlights from the best summer and winter activities — including skiing, snowmobiling and reindeer and husky driving — to the remote villages that come to life in the summertime, with beaches, lake cruises, and island hopping. Find detailed accounts of all Finland's major tourist attractions, including the cultural capitals of Helsinki, Turku, and Tampere and the laconic seaside towns along Finland's southern and western coast, as well as full color sections on Finnish design and the great outdoors. You'll find informed, practical advice on what to see and do and can rely on countless recommendations for Finland's best restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, and hotels for every budget and style. With authoritative background on Finland's intricate history and expert tips on how to get around the beautiful national parks, this is your must-have guide. Make the most of your trip with The Rough Guide to Finland.