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Finland / this edition written and researched by Andy Symington, Catherine Le Nevez

By: Symington, Andy.
Contributor(s): Le Nevez, Catherine [aut].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Lonely planet.Publisher: Footscray : Lonely Planet, 2015Edition: 8. ed.Description: 311 s. : ill.ISBN: 9781742207179.Subject(s): FinlandGenre/Form: Resor | GuideböckerDDC classification: 914.8970434 Other classification: Ndd.08
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<p> #1 best-selling guide to Finland* </p> <p> Lonely Planet Finland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike through forests and fells, spectacular gorges and ravines, fizz over the snow behind a team of huskies on an overnight dog-sled safari, then change the pace with chic shopping at Helsinki's cutting-edge design stores; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Finland and begin your journey now!</p> <p> Inside Lonely Planet's Finland Travel Guide: </p> Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - SÃf¡mi society & traditions, Finnish lifestyle & culture, history, design, literature, music, painting, sculpture, food & drink, outdoor activities Over 50 maps Covers Helsinki, Turku & the South Coast, Aland Archipelago, Tampere & Hame, The Lakeland, Karelia, West Coast, Oulu, Kainuu & Koilllismaa, Lapland and more <p> The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Finland our most comprehensive guide to Finland, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.</p> Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Scandinavia guide. <p> Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Andy Symington, Catherin le Nevez.</p> <p> About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.</p> <p> *Best-selling guide to Finland. Source: Nielsen BookScan. Australia, UK and USA </p>

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Plan Your Trip
  • Welcome to Finland (p. 4)
  • Finland Map (p. 6)
  • Finland's Top 15 (p. 8)
  • Need to Know (p. 16)
  • If You Like... (p. 18)
  • Month by Month (p. 21)
  • Itineraries (p. 25)
  • The Great Outdoors (p. 28)
  • Travel with Children (p. 36)
  • Regions at a Glance (p. 38)
  • On the Road
  • Helsinki (p. 42)
  • Around Helsinki (p. 71)
  • Espoo (p. 71)
  • Tuusulan Rantatie (p. 73)
  • Turku & The South Coast (p. 74)
  • Turku (p. 76)
  • Naantali (p. 83)
  • Turku Archipelago (p. 86)
  • Pargas (p. 87)
  • Nagu (p. 87)
  • Korpo (p. 88)
  • Houtskär & Iniö (p. 88)
  • Kustavi (p. 89)
  • Kimito Island & Archipelago National Park (p. 89)
  • South Coast (p. 90)
  • West of Helsinki (p. 90)
  • East of Helsinki (p. 98)
  • Åland Archipelago (p. 108)
  • Mariehamn (p. 111)
  • Mainland Åland & Around (p. 116)
  • Jomala (p. 116)
  • Finström (p. 116)
  • Sund (p. 117)
  • Vårdö (p. 119)
  • Saltvik (p. 119)
  • Geta (p. 120)
  • Hammarland (p. 121)
  • Eckerö (p. 122)
  • Lemland (p. 123)
  • Lumparland (p. 123)
  • Tampere & Häme (p. 124)
  • Tampere (p. 125)
  • Route 66 (p. 134)
  • Kallenaution Kievari (p. 134)
  • Siikaneva (p. 134)
  • Ruovesi (p. 134)
  • Helvetinjärvi National Park (p. 135)
  • Virrat (p. 135)
  • Keuruu (p. 135)
  • Mänttä (p. 135)
  • Tampere to Hämeenlinna (p. 136)
  • Visavuori (p. 136)
  • Iittala (p. 136)
  • Hattula & Parola (p. 137)
  • Häme (p. 137)
  • Hämeenlinna (p. 137)
  • Lahti (p. 140)
  • Around Lahti (p. 143)
  • The Lakeland (p. 144)
  • Savonlinna (p. 145)
  • Punkaharju (p. 150)
  • Seal Lakes (p. 151)
  • Sulkava (p. 154)
  • Mikkeli (p. 154)
  • Valamo (p. 155)
  • Jyväskylä (p. 155)
  • Around Jyväskylä (p. 160)
  • Kuopio (p. 161)
  • Karelia (p. 166)
  • South Karelia (p. 168)
  • Lappeenranta (p. 168)
  • Imatra (p. 172)
  • North Karelia (p. 174)
  • Joensuu (p. 174)
  • Ilomantsi (p. 177)
  • Hattuvaara (p. 178)
  • Lake Pielinen Region (p. 179)
  • Koli National Park (p. 179)
  • Paalasmaa (p. 181)
  • Vuonislahti (p. 181)
  • Lieksa (p. 181)
  • Patvinsuo National Park (p. 182)
  • Ruunaa Recreation Area (p. 183)
  • Nurmijärvi District (p. 184)
  • Nurmes (p. 186)
  • West Coast (p. 187)
  • Uusikaupunki (p. 189)
  • Rauma (p. 190)
  • Around Rauma (p. 194)
  • Pori (p. 194)
  • Kristinestad (p. 196)
  • Närpes & Around (p. 197)
  • Seinäjoki (p. 198)
  • Vaasa (p. 199)
  • Jakobstad (p. 203)
  • Fäboda (p. 205)
  • Kokkola (p. 205)
  • Kalajoki & Hiekkasärkät (p. 206)
  • Oulu, Kainuu & Koillismaa (p. 208)
  • Oulu (p. 209)
  • Around Oulu (p. 214)
  • Kajaani (p. 216)
  • Paltaniemi (p. 217)
  • Kuhmo (p. 217)
  • Kuusamo & Ruka (p. 220)
  • Karhunkierros Trek & Oulanka National Park (p. 223)
  • River Routes Around Kuusamo (p. 225)
  • Juuma (p. 226)
  • Lapland (p. 227)
  • Rovaniemi & Around (p. 231)
  • Rovaniemi (p. 231)
  • Around Rovaniemi (p. 236)
  • Western Lapland (p. 237)
  • Kemi (p. 237)
  • Tornio (p. 238)
  • Ylläs (p. 239)
  • Levi (Sirkka) (p. 240)
  • Muonio (p. 241)
  • Hetta (Enontekiö) (p. 242)
  • Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park (p. 243)
  • Kilpisjärvi (p. 244)
  • Eastern Lapland (p. 245)
  • Kemijärvi (p. 245)
  • Pyhä-Luosto (p. 246)
  • Sodankylä (p. 248)
  • Saariselkä (p. 249)
  • Around Saariselkä (p. 251)
  • Saariselkä Wilderness & Urho Kekkonen National Park (p. 253)
  • Ivalo (p. 254)
  • Nellim (p. 255)
  • Inari (p. 255)
  • Lemmenjoki National Park (p. 258)
  • Inari to Norway (p. 260)
  • Understand
  • Finland Today (p. 264)
  • History (p. 266)
  • The Sámi (p. 274)
  • Finnish Lifestyle & Culture (p. 276)
  • Finnish Design (p. 279)
  • The Arts (p. 282)
  • Food & Drink (p. 285)
  • Survival Guide
  • Directory A-Z (p. 288)
  • Transport (p. 293)
  • Language (p. 299)
  • Index (p. 304)
  • Map Legend (p. 311)