The land of a thousand lakes and during the months of June and July it becomes the land of the midnight sun. Finns are known to love their saunas so much and believe it or not, they love ice swimming too. No matter what time of the year you visit Finland you will be sure to have a magical experience, from the Polar Night Event to enjoying water-sports during the summer in many of their magical lakes. Denmark is truly blessed with natural beauty.
Train Travel in Finland
Finland has an extensive railway network. With over 5,900 km of tracks, travellers can visit all major cities in Finland by train. Trains are operated by the national railway company called VR. Commuter service is also run by VR in the Helsinki region. The high speed train service in Finland is carried by the Allegro trains. These high speed trains also have an international connection to Saint Petersburg in Russia, from Helsinki in Finland. When travelling on board an international train, passport controls are frequent. Other stations served by the Allegro high speed trains include Vyborg, Vainikkala, Kouvola, Lahti, Tikkurila and Pasila.