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Finland

Republic of Finland
Suomen Tasavalta

Finland is located in Northern Europe.

Capital: Helsinki

The flag and arms of Finland

Finland National Symbols

Medieval Castles in Finland

The Aurora Borealis - nature’s most beautiful light show.

 Map of Finland

Animals

Saimaa Ringed Seal in Finland's Lake Saimaa

The Finnhorse is the only native breed of horse from Finland.

Art/Music

The Kantele - ´s National Instrument
Hear what a kantele sounds like.

Climate

Short warm summers and long cold winters.

Summer usually begins in late May in southern Finland and lasts until mid-September. The regions north of the Arctic Circle are characterized by 73 polar days (midnight sun), when the sun does not set at all.

Land

One-third of Finland lays within the Arctic Circle.

Two-thirds of Finland is covered in forests with an abundance of lakes.
Between 60,000 - 200,000 lakes have been counted and cover one-tenth
of the country. Saimaa is Finland's largest lake.

Archipelago Finland begins in the southwestern coastal waters and culminates in the Aland Islands. Thousands of islands and small cliffs dot the southern and southwestern coast of Finland in the Baltic Sea.

Finland's Icebreakers-Special designed ships to force its way through ice.

Plants

The three main types of forest in Finland are pine, spruce and birch.

Recipes

Finnish Recipes

Read

Finland Tales
Six tales from Finland.

Color Pages

Finland Flag-Crayola

Finland Flag

Puzzle

Finland Flag

Screensaver

Finland Screensaver

Make

Finnish Paper Star (hard)

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