Kayaking and SUP boarding

Paddling is fun! Rent a kayak and explore the Lake Vesijärvi from Lahti or head to deepest lake in Finland, Päijänne. Beginners can learn the ins and outs of the sport on a guided kayaking trip. For the experienced paddler, the path leads to Päijänne National Park.

SUP paddling is a fun activity for the whole family. You can hire a SUP boards from almost any harbour.

Canoeing routes in the Lahti region

How does a 150 km long kayaking route connecting the waterways of Lahti, Iitti and Kouvola sound? The route runs through Lahti’s eastern small lakes and their connecting rivers to the Kymijoki and Iitti’s big lakes.

Or how about the Tainionvirta river, which flows through a varied landscape? The Tainionvirta kayaking route takes you along the waterways from Hartola to Sysmä.

Paddler's favourites

Click here to see the favourite routes and spots for kayaking in the Lahti region.

Paddler’s favourites