How do you wish to spend your holiday?

In Lahti, the city is in your front yard, and lake nature in your backyard!  Lahti and Lake Päijänne region is the most easily accessible Lakeland destination in Finland, located only an hour north from Helsinki.

As European Green Capital 2021 Lahti is the leading green city in Finland.

Salpausselkä UNESCO Global Geopark – a landscape created by water

Salpausselkä formations and eskers, formed by the Ice Age, are at their most spectacular in the Lahti region.

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Best for you right now, dear nature traveler

Best Lake Nature Adventures

Guided nature excursions from VisitLahti Online Shop

Get the most of your nature excursion with a professional guide!

Vierumäen Lemmenharjun luontopolku Heinola Lemmenharju trail on Vierumäki

Selected nature trails for you

Lapakisto, the favourite of families with children, Päijänne National Park, the Aurinko–Ilves or Päijänne–Ilves connection routes to Evo Hiking Area, the Tiilijärvet route, the Lehmusreitti urban nature trail and many other paths and trails provide varying terrain, beautiful landscapes and atmospheric lean-tos for enjoying your snacks.

Syksyretki luonnossa Autumn

Tips for sustainable travel

Travel sustainably and the nature loves you back. Visit Lahti gathered some tips for sustainable travel.

Get inspired! Travel stories from Lahti region

Visit Lahti gathered a selection of blogs and articles from international writers. Read and pick the best tips for your holiday in the Lahti region.

Book your holiday from VisitLahti Online Shop

We gathered a selection of holiday packages, equipment rental, entrance tickets and guided tours in the Lahti region.

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