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What is the best time of year to visit Scandinavia?

What is the best time of year to visit Scandinavia?

No surprise here: June, July and August are the most popular months for travellers coming to Scandinavia. There are loads of reasons why people choose this time, not least of all being the temperate, sunny weather and the wonderful ‘summer house’ coastal culture found throughout the region.

Which is cheaper Norway Sweden or Finland?

Compared to Norway, Sweden is considerably cheaper, but will still seem pricey to most Europeans, for things such as accommodation and eating out. Prices in Finland are generally on a par with Sweden, or perhaps slightly cheaper.

Can you take a train from Norway to Finland?

Travel to Sweden or Norway There are no direct trains between Sweden or Norway and Finland, but the bus over the gap from Boden/Luleå (Sweden) to Kemi (Finland) is free with a Eurail pass. Finland can also be reached by ferry from Denmark, Germany or Sweden. You can get a 50% discount on most ferries with your pass.

Which is bigger Norway Sweden or Finland?

In 2018, the largest of all Nordic countries is Norway, with a surface of roughly 625 thousand square kilometers….Surface area of the Nordic countries in 2018 (in square kilometers)

Characteristic Surface area in square kilometers
Norway** 625,217
Sweden 447,430
Greenland* 410,450
Finland*** 338,450

Which is the smallest Scandinavian country?

Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands are the smallest of the Nordic countries, with a total area of nearly 1.4 thousand square kilometers….Surface area of the Nordic countries in 2018 (in square kilometers)

Characteristic Surface area in square kilometers
Norway** 625,217
Sweden 447,430
Greenland* 410,450

Is Sweden richer than Norway?

Norway is currently the sixth richest country in the world when measured by GDP per capita. Norway’s GDP per capita is around $69,000, according to IMF estimates. Neighbour’s and Sweden and Denmark both make the top 20 with GDP’s of around $55,000 and $61,000 respectively.