Vibrant city life or nature’s tranquility – in Lahti region you can experience both. Urban city culture is present in the many events, bars and award winning tastes in the area. Lahti is compact – you can easily get around either by walking or cycling, just perfect for those planning a day trip to the city.
The majestic ski jumps, cosy beach bulevards, special museums and great nature attractions keep you entertained also even for a longer visit. Find the most interesting attractions here.
Region’s versatile nature between the ridges and lakes can suprise the unexpectant nature traveller. The leisurely wilderness treks and ski safaris are all available only an hour away from Helsinki.
The Lahti region is a true wonderland for outdoor sports, where you can freshen up, while enjoying the most beautiful lake scenery in southern Finland. The area includes several national parks, nature trails, vast bodies of water and versatile fitness trails.
Our well known sport center offers different things to do and see depending on time of the year. At summer you can take a swim in the pit or check the views from the Ski Jumping Towers. Winter time you can visit Ski Museum or take walk in the snowy tracks of Salpausselkä. Venue for Lahti2017 FIS Nordic Ski World Championships.
This public ”livingroom” is a vibrant meeting place where you can enjoy the lakeside atmosphere untill the late hours on a warm summer night. In the winter, the lake freezes and transforms into a skating and skiing area. After some winter fun you can enjoy a warm drink in one of the cafes in the area.
Lahti region keeps the whole family entertained. Kids favourites include: the speedy slides and challenging obstacle courses in Pajulahti Adventure Park, adorable animals at the Yli-Marola 4H Farm Animal Yard, skate ramps at the Laune Family Park and the collection of thousands of elephants at Villa Fantti.