Activities & Nature

Lahti and the southern Lake Päijänne region offers an impressive range of activities for both FIT’s and groups year round! Whether you’re looking for the silence of the forest, crystal clear waters or snow-covered lake, you’ll find it here in the Lahti region.



Summer fun and best spots at Western Lakeland area

One week adventure tour in Western Lakeland visiting Lahti, Jyväskylä and Tampere regions. The tour is including f.ex. accommodation with breakfast in well-equipped log cabin, in guesthouse and in hotel, a boat trip to Päijänne National Park with picnic lunch, whitewater rafting and cable wire slide program, visit to Serlachius Museums.

Duration: 8 days, 7 nights
Availability: Min. 4 persons, on request May-September. During special events, fairs and holidays limited availability may apply.




Winter package for groups

Winter package in Lehmonkärki Resort by Lake Päijänne includes accommodation in well-equipped log cabin with meals, snowmobile safari (80 km or 35 km) which can be divided into snowmobile and husky safari, sauna and outdoor jacuzzi.

Duration: 3 days, 2 nights
Availability: for groups 8-12 persons, wintertime


Treasures of nature in Sysmä - winter package

Active holiday in Sysmä including accommodation in well-equipped log cabin with variety of winter activities.

Duration: 4 days, 3 nights
Availability: min. 2, max. 6 persons, January-March on request




Guided paddling tours | Fenix Adventures

Guided paddling tour starts from the sandy beach of Mukkula Manor in Lahti and takes place at Lake Vesijärvi which is the gate to the Finnish Lake District.

Duration: 2 hours

Guided paddling tour starts from Asikkala, Vääksy and gives you a sight of Lake Päijänne’s crystal clear water, rocky islands and its diverse landscape.

Duration: 4-5 hours

Availability: min. 4 persons, max 12 persons, open water season, from May to October

Previous experience of paddling is required.


Nature activites and education | Best Lake Nature Adventures

Evening in the forest is a guided walking tour in forest with snacks by open fire.

Duration: 3 hours
Availability: min. 4, max. 15 persons depending on tour, May-September and October-March (with snowshoes in winter)

Blueberry place is a guided walking tour in forest to a secret blueberry place to pick
these healthy forest berries, incl. coffee break.

Duration: 3 hours
Availability: min. 4 persons, in July-August at 17.00-20.00 on
weekdays and 10.00-13.00 on weekends


Evening Fishing Experience | Lakeland Outdoors

Guided fishing trip from Vääksy Canal, Asikkala heading towards excellent fishing waters of Lake Vesijärvi. Spinning rods and jig lures will be used to catch perch, pike and zander.

The tour is also suitable for children and beginners.

Duration: Approx. 4 hours
Availability: min. 1 person, max. 4 persons, May-November (depending on weather)


SUP boarding, fatbiking, kitesurfing, windsurfing | Kitetirri Adventures

Kitetirri is an adventure service company specializing in surf sports from Lahti. Kitetirri is well known as an ecological and nature-respecting company.

During the summer, Kitetirri teaches their customers to
use SUP boards and takes them kitesurfing and windsurfing.

Duration and availability:
SUP Basics 1,5 hours
SUP Trip 2 hours
min. 4 persons, max. 16 persons
Fatbike Trek 2 hours
min. 4 persons, max 8 persons, year-round
Snowkite Basics or Active
3 hours, min. 2 persons, max. 4 persons


Sailing course for beginners with Optimist Boats | Lahti Sailing Club

Lahti Sailing Club's core functions include junior, sport and hobby boating. The most recent addition being sailing courses for beginners on beautiful Lake Vesijärvi in the vicinity of Myllysaari Island in Lahti.

The course is intended for people who have never sailed before but want to know the secret to handling an optimist
boat. In the course you will learn about safety issues and some navigation rules on the water – and making some knots.

Duration: 4 hours
Availability: min. 2 persons, max. 6 persons, from May to September


Be inspired by the Päijänne Adventure | Kiuasniemi Villas

Introduction to fishing in the waters of Lake Päijänne, boat ride, professional local fishing guides, drinks and hot snack over campfire in Päijänne National Park.

Duration: 2–3 hours
Availability: min. 4, max.10 persons, year-round

Be inspired by the untouchable nature

Boat or canoe ride to island, trekking on the beautiful island trail, exploring the Haukkasalo rock painting, professional local guides, drinks and hot snack over campfire in Päijänne National Park.

Duration: 2–3 hours
Availability: min. 4, max. 12 persons, spring, summer, fall