5 reasons to visit Lakeland
From experiencing the essence of Finland to the saunas and cottages; here are the best reasons to visit Finnish Lakeland.
Credits:: Julia Kivelä
Finland is known as the land of a thousand lakes and most of them are located in Lakeland. These clean freshwater lakes provide an excellent opportunity for year-round activities.
Credits:: Mikko Nikkinen
Get to know the region
Relax like a Finn
Bathing in a sauna and relaxing in nature are two hallmarks of Finnish culture. Read about them all.
Discovering Finnish landscape: Koli
Learn what to do and see in Koli, a place Finns love to visit for its beautiful landscapes.
Inspiration for your journey
Here are a few sample journeys through Lakeland with suggestions for what to see, eat and do. When you find something you like, click the heart icon to save it.