Spectacular Finnish Nature

Several national parks, nature trails, vast bodies of water and versatile fitness trails. Päijät-Häme offers the magnificent Päijänne National park and Evo hiking area in addition to several other beautiful trails.



Hiking trails

The amazing ridge terrain on the Lahti Region offers a vast network of trails for nature lovers. You can choose from national parks, smaller nature reservation areas and nature trails even in the city.

READ HERE - Brochure of 7 nature trails in Lahti Region >>


Nature sights

Visit the 8 km long Pulkkilanharju ridge, Kelvenne ridge island, Pirunpesä and many other rare and breathtaking sights.




Päijänne National Park

Beautiful waterscapes in Padasjoki and Asikkala. Päijänne National Park includes over 50 uninhabited islands! At summer time you can take a boat ride to Kelvenne ridge island by boat from Padasjoki harbour.


Evo hiking area

Evo is a great network of hiking trails, spreading all the way to Padasjoki and Asikkala. You can see wide range of typical southern Finland nature along the trails.


Amazing Pirunpesä in Hollola

In Pirunpesä, formed by the Ice Age, there are 5 to 10 meters high, almost vertical, cracked walls.


Lapakisto Nature Reservation Area

This rugged and beautiful Pitkäjärvenvuori hill and Lapkisto area is located in Nastola, just 10 km from Lahti city centre.


Teuronjoki River

This popular canoeing route starts from Hämeenkoski, Hollola.


Pulkkilanharju ridge in Asikkala

This magnificient, 8 km long ridge, formed by the Ice Age, is one of the most beautiful scenery roads in Finland.


Mystic Kiikunlähde spring in Hollola

The biggest well pond in Finland is a mystic and magical place to visit. The pond does not freeze even in the winter.


Linnaistensuo swamp

Popular hiking destination just a few kilometres from Lahti city centre. The nature reservation area is a good example of swamp nature.


Lehmusreitti hiking trail

A versatile hiking trail around Lahti city centre. Great views over the city and many different types of forest on the way. 


Kammiovuori hiking trail in Sysmä

This 3,8 km trail climbs up a hill of Kammiovuori. The trail is quite tough but worth it thanks to the great views opening from the hill top.


Juustopolku in Heinola

Hiking trail between Vuolenkoski, Iitti and Heinola. Juustopolku trail follows the waters of Kymijoki river but mainly travels through the woods.

Tour of seven villages in Hollola

Tour of seven villages in Hollola

This brilliant tour suggestion traverses rolling agricultural
landscape in a regionally and nationally valuable cultural setting. The tour is appr. 5–9 kilometres long and is also ideal for cycling.