Aerial view of Tornio, one of the twin cities on the border between Finnish & Swedish Lapland
Photo by: Business Tornio

Tornio - Twin Cities of Lapland

Tornio sits on the border between Finland & Sweden, one of the north’s twin cities. Tornio offers access to the Bothnian Bay, the boundless wilderness of the river valley & more.

Tornio (and its Swedish counterpart, Haparanda) in southern Lapland is a captivating blend of natural wonders and cultural richness. With its snow-kissed landscapes and thrilling outdoor activities like snowmobiling on the frozen sea and whitewater rafting, it’s a haven for adventurers. Its border location with Sweden offers unique exploration opportunities. The town’s heritage shines through its wooden houses, local crafts, and lively festivals. Whether chasing the Northern Lights or embracing Finnish hospitality, Tornio promises an unforgettable experience, blending adventure and serenity in the heart of Lapland.

Learn more about adventures in the twin cities of Tornio & Haparanda.