This tour will take you around lake Päijänne, the second largest lake in Finland. We have prepared for you a perfect combination of culture, nature, local tastes, history and nowdays. Afterwards you also understand, why do the lakes play such a big role in the life of a Finn.
Day 1 Helsinki
Welcome by a local guide who takes you for a tour to see some of the main sights of the Finnish capital. In the evening you pay a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site Suomenlinna sea fortress.
Day 2 Helsinki – Tampere 180 km
Today you take a deep look into the Finnish national landscape which is a play of blue, white and green.
Day 3 Tampere
Enjoy half of the day on a lake cruise and spend the rest of the day exploring the secrets of lovely town of Tampere.
Day 4 Tampere – Jyväskylä 150 km
Enjoy a day with arts and culture in a surprising place in Central Finland.
Day 5 Jyväskylä – Asikkala 150 km
Architecture of Alvar Aalto is praised around the world and it is easy to understand where he got his inspiration. Your tour ends with a genuine sauna evening Experience and dinner by the lake Päijänne, known for its clear water.
6th Day Asikkala -Helsinki 140 km
Return to the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport for home journey. According to the flight schedule you can visit Lahti ski jumps or the Tuusulanjärvi cultural area.