National Geographic's Finland and Northern Scandinavia Adventure Map is designed to meet the unique needs of adventure travelers with its detail, durability, and accuracy. Scandinavia North includes the locations of thousands of cities and towns with an index for easily locating them, plus a clearly marked road network complete with distances and designations for expressways, motorways, and more. What sets National Geographic Adventure Maps apart from traditional road maps are the hundreds of points of interest that highlight the diverse and unique destinations within northern Scandinavia. World Heritage sites, museums, amusement parks, zoos, castles, archeological sites, churches, and more are included, making it invaluable to travelers hoping to experience all the history, art, and culture the region has to offer. National parks and reserves, winter sports resorts, and campsites are plentiful in the region for those wishing to explore northern Scandinavia’s picturesque mountains, extensive coastlines, fjords, and ancient forests.
The southern half of the region is shown on the front side of the map spanning from Finland’s southern tip to the city of Rovaniemi in the north. Sweden’s eastern coast is included from the city of Umea north to Jokkmokk. The reverse side of the map covers the northern half of the region from Norway’s island of Vega north to the far reaches of its Norwegian and Barents Sea coasts. Northern Sweden is shown from Hemavan to the country’s northern borders with Norway and Finland. The northern portion of Finland is included from Salla to the border with Norway.
Popular places included on the map: Helsinki, Koli National Park, Lake Pielinen, Espoo, Turku, Oulanka National Park, Rovaniemi, Lemmenjoki National Park, Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park, Urho Kekkonen National Park, Tampere, Vantaa, Tromso, Saltfjellet-Svartisen National Park, Hammerfest, Harstad, Narvik, Bode, Padjelanta National Park, Sarek National Park, Stora Sjofallet, Galivare, Umea, Skelleftea, Lulea, Kiruna.
Adventure Maps provide global travelers with the perfect tool for navigating cityscapes and more remote attractions. Each title contains accurate topography, up-to-date roads, points-of-interest, and detailed inset maps for major cities, plus a host of important travel tips. Adventure Maps are printed on the same durable, waterproof, and environmentally friendly material as our Trails Illustrated maps, making them ideal for the rigors of international travel.