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Finland Country Quickfacts

  • Helsinki offers one of the greatest qualities of life as a city
  • Flag of Finland
  • Huge ferries on the way from Mariehamn
  • The Great Courtyard of Suomenlinna
  • Sauna hat
Area:  338,424 km2
Capital: Helsinki
Country Code: 358
Country Population: 5,477,359
Credit Cards: All major credit cards accepted - American Express, Visa, Master Card and Diners Club
Currency: Euro
Departure Tax: Included in the cost of a ticket.
Drives on the: Right
Electricity: 220 V
Ethnic Groups: 

97% Finnish; 3% Russian/Swedish

Flag: Finland Flag
Location:  Northern Europe
Official Language(s): Finnish, Swedish
Religion: Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, Finnish Orthodox Church
Time Zone: EET (UTC +2)
Tipping: Tipping is included with most services. Tips are not expected and any extra may be declined.



Finland Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to Finland.

Learn about the history and culture of Finland, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Finland's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're adequately prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Finland for yourself. Start exploring… book one of our Finland tours today!


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