When is the best time to visit Sweden? Read this Discover Scandinavia Tours blog and find out which season is the perfect fit for your travel needs.
Uncover the enchanting tales woven into Scandinavia’s fabric of history, culture, and tradition. From the storied Viking Age to contemporary marvels, you will find many unique Scandinavian experiences. Whether you’re a history buff, a food enthusiast, or an art lover, Scandinavia has treasures for all. Join us as we delve into five exceptional cultural journeys […]
Introduction to Lake Saimaa, and the Finnish Lake Region It is the penultimate day of August 2023, and I find myself in the heart of Finland’s Lake Region. Rain droplets, albeit few, glide on the large windows of the vehicle taking our small group to our next destination. The light blue-grayish hue of the sky, […]
In this Discover Scandinavia Tours blog, we provide a first-time traveler’s guide to Scandinavia. Find out the vital information you need before your visit!
Introduction You’ve always wanted to see the midnight sun, those 24 hours of daylight during summer when the sun never sets below the horizon. Lucky for you, Scandinavia is one of the best places in the world to witness this natural phenomenon! Whether you’re planning a trip during the spring or summer, we’ve got everything […]
No one thought very much about Scandinavian dining until the arrival of New Nordic Cuisine and its flagbearer Noma – the three-Michelin star restaurant in Copenhagen voted best in the world several times since it opened a decade or so ago. Tucked into the far north of Europe and almost entirely surrounded by seas, Scandinavian […]
Christmas and Scandinavia go together like snatched kisses and sprigs of mistletoe, with frequent snowfalls ensuring a wondrous wintry backdrop. But don’t worry, because the region’s traditions and seasonal events will keep you feeling all warm and festive. Add to this the real-life home of Santa Claus in Finnish Lapland and the chance to soak […]
Visit Lapland for a fantastic winter vacation… trust us! Read this Discover Scandinavia Tours blog for the essential information you need to plan your visit.
Easter – or Påsk in Swedish – is a fun time of the year. People are enjoying spring, kids are off school and families are getting together to celebrate. There are many Scandinavian Easter traditions, but we will focus on three of them here.