Stop & Breathe in Finland

When talking about Finland, you may think of Aurora Borealis, Santa Claus or Moomin. But if you google it, you will discover Finland has more than this to explore, especially in summer time, which has a long daylight. You may take train or drive to Lakeland for fishing, enjoying Sauna in cottages, cycling or just taking a walk along lakeside.  You will find out how Scandinavians, known as the happiest people in the world, live in their Hygge way! ZUJI and MeetHK, a popular travel news website, made a crossover and invited Joanne Cheuk, a travel guru in Hong Kong, to travel to Finland recently. Stay tune to our Facebook page and watch videos to check out the funny encounters in their trip.

One thing you should know, you will have free stopover when flying with Finnair to Europe. If you have a few days of free time, you should stopover Finland and visit Lakeland for a quiet life and inhaling the world best clear air there.

You may also travel to Finland nearby countries like Riga, Latvia by air or Tallinn, Estonia by cruise. You will be stunned by the beautiful well preserved old historical buildings meet with modern contemporary architecture. 

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Things to do in Finland

No ideas what you can do in Finland? Here are some great ideas for you!

Helsinki

 

Stopover in Finland 3-5 days:

Helsinki + Vuokatti      Helsinki + Lakeland

 

Finland ticket Offer

From 24 Aug til 31 Oct 2017, make any roundtrip ticket booking from Hong Kong to Finland, you can enjoy $500 instant discount by entering designated coupon code on checkout page. quota is limited to 150,  book now!

Coupon code: AY17500VF

 

Free Finland 7-day prepaid 4G mobile broadband SIM card

You can also get a Finland 7-day prepaid 4G mobile broadband SIM card for free when booking roundtrip tickets from Hong Kong to Finland or Finland package. (quota:50)

How to redeem:

Book any Finland flight or package, redeem at ZUJI Office along with your booking reference. One for each booking.

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Monday - Friday 10:00 - 12:30 & 14:30 - 18:00 (expect public holidays)

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28/F, Chinachem Leighton Plaza, 29 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, HK

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From 24 Aug to 31 Oct 2017 (Customers can check the quota balance via Facebook inbox)

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Things to do in Helsinki

 

  1. Design District

Helsinki offers an ideal place to get to know Finnish design and to buy top-class Finnish design products. Located in the centre of Helsinki, the Design District Helsinki is an area full of design and antique shops, fashion stores, museums, art galleries, restaurants and showrooms. Here you can find Artek, founded by legendary designer, Alvar Aalto. It is a shop as well as a workshop. It offers client customization of Alvar Aalto’s Stool 60. You can also find TRE in the district. It is a store blended with many local lifestyle design brands, from fashion to furniture.

The Design District comprises over 200 members, from shops to galleries and from design studios to design hotels.

https://designdistrict.fi/en/

 

  1. Suomenlinna

Suomenlinna is one of the most unique areas in Helsinki. The fortress, located off the coast of Helsinki, is one of the biggest sea fortresses in the world and a Unesco world heritage site. Suomenlinna is not only an important part of the history of Finland, but also a lively district of Helsinki, which offers something for everyone: nature, culture and history. Ferry connection from the Market all year round. Suomenlinna is accessible only by water. A ferry service runs throughout the year. In the summer season, a water bus service to Suomenlinna is also available. The trip takes around 15-20 minutes.

http://www.suomenlinna.fi/en/

 

  1. Allas Seapool

The Allas Sea Pool offers new ways to enjoy the Baltic Sea in Helsinki, right in the most central spot in the city! The Sea Pool is open all year round. There are magnificent saunas with refreshment next to the Kauppatori marketplace as well, the sealpool becomes the latest hot spot in Helsinki.

https://www.allasseapool.fi/eng.html

 

Stopover in Finland 3-5 days: Vuokatti

 

  1. Skiing in Summer

If you have a few days to stopover, apart from Lakeland, you may go to Vuokatti, the central part of Finland. There is an Olympic Training Centre for skiing activities, where a ski tunnel is built for winter Olympic athletes to do their training. You can ski, snowboarding or try a Husky ride in the tunnel. Also, you may get a ride of RIB boat, experience the speed of the powerful RIB boat with 550 horsepower!

http://www.vuokattisafaris.com/en/

 

  1. Angry Birds Activities Park

Angry Birds Activities Park is the top popular spot in Vuokatti and it is best for passing time with kids. You can play shooting games like the game App or there are some giant angry birds for you to play around. There are many sports like rock climbing, jumping on trampoline, indoor soccer, hockey and so on.

http://www.angrybirdsvuokatti.fi/en

 

  1. Vuokatti Adventure Park

Vuokatti Adventure Park is a park with 9 adventure trails in different levels for both kids and adults. There are experienced staff on ground to support and equipment in compliance with EU standards. You will find it an accomplishment after finishing the trial. Be bold and challenge yourself to climb in the air!

http://vuokatinseikkailupuisto.com/?lang=en

 

Stopover in Finland 3-5 days: Lakeland

 

  1. Sauna Cottage

Experience traditional wood heated Smoke sauna and take a dip in the clean and clear water Lake Saimaa, fourth largest natural freshwater lake in Europe. Smoke sauna is traditionally heated up for 6 hours and therefore offers a gentle heat Throw water on the stove and let the steam refresh you!

http://www.anttolanhovi.fi/smokesauna

 

  1. Berry Picking

It is surprising that Finnish fruits are often completely free of charge and have grown in the wild. Everyman’s right in the country’s forests guarantees that you are allowed to pick almost anything your heart and mouth desires. White summer nights ripen vegetables, fruits and berries making them uniquely tasty. Even though Finnish berries and fruits are smaller than average, they are packed with sweet flavours, healthy vitamins and flavonoids. Berry pies made from freshly picked Finnish berries are extremely tasty even in the simplest recipe.

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  1. Coupon code applies to first 150 successful bookings of round-trip ticket(s) departing from Hong Kong to Finland, made between 24 Aug and 31 Oct 2017 only.
  2. Offers are subject to flights availability.
  3. Coupon code is not valid for bookings made using one-way or multi-city (open-jaw)
  4. For each booking, only one coupon code can be used, and the discount can be enjoyed once only. The discount cannot be used in conjunction with other coupon codes.
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  8. Customers who made successful bookings of round-trip ticket(s) departing from Hong Kong to Finland or Finland packages between 21 Aug and 31 Oct 2017 are eligible to get a free 7-day prepaid 4G mobile broadband SIM card. Quota is limited to 50, on first come first served basis. Customers can check the quota balance through Facebook inbox. Authorization letter on appointed third person for redemption is accepted.
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