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Things to do in Finland

Several million of foreign tourists visit Finland every year. This is an enormous number for the country which population does not exceed 5,5 million. What attracts people from all over the world? It is quite difficult to define one single answer.

Someone wishes to go to Korvatunturi to meet Finnish Santa Claus – Joulupukki. Someone is excited about spending a vacation in a comfortable lakeshore cottage. Others are interested in sightseeing and shopping. Numerous cultural and sporting events also attract lots of viewers from different countries.

fishing in finland
"Fishing in Finland is rapidly becoming a more and more popular activity. The clean lakes in the Lakeland area are rich in pike, zander and trout."

Fishing in Finland

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birdwatching in finland
"Rock and Lake offers great circumstances for birdwatchers to experience the birdlife of Finnish Lakeland and boreal forest."

Wildlife and birdwatching

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husky safaris in finland
"A husky safari is a great way to enjoy the Finnish winter wonderland! It is fun for everyone: kids, adults and the huskies themselves."

Husky safaris

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"Almost 90 % of Finland’s surface area falls under the Everyman’s Rights law. This law enable everybody to pick berries, mushrooms and move in forests and on the lake."

Everyman's Rights

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trekking forest in finland
"In Finnish Lakeland there are hundreds of kilometers of good forest roads and paths, all great for trekking. Also the National Parks are paradises for nature lovers."

Trekking in Finnish Lakeland

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bike rental finland
"Rent a bike and explore the tens of kilometers of good forest roads and nature trails that you find in the surroundings of the cottage."

Bikingin Finland

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sauna in finland
"In every Rock and Lake holiday home you have at least one sauna in your private use. Enjoy, relax and experience something truly Finnish."

Finnish sauna

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canoeing finland
"Finnish Lakeland is a blue-and-green labyrinth of lakes, streams and rapids, and thus an excellent area for canoeing and kayaking."

Canoeing in Finnish Lakeland

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horse riding place in finland
"During you stay in Rock and Lake’s cottages you can take horse-riding lessons and get plenty of positive emotions from interacting with horses. "

Horse-riding lessons

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snowboarding in finland
"In wintertime Finnish Lakeland turns into a Winter Wonderland with lots of winter fun activities for all family."


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shopping in finland pieksamaki
"Pieksämäki city center offers a wide range of shopping possibilities. During the year also many markets are held, such as summertime fair and Christmas time market."

Shopping in Pieksämäki

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shopping finland
"Finland is a good place to do shopping. Mikkeli has a big number of boutiques and shopping centres. In the centre of the town it is possible to find brands of different price category."

Shoppingin Mikkeli

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geocaching in finland
"Finnish Lakeland is a great area also for geocaching. Here are many geocaches in very beautiful places. Geocaching here is suitable adventurous activity for all family."


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golf finland
"PuulaGolf was voted for 10th place in the latest GolfDigest course ranking 2013 and it is the best ranking, that a 9-hole course has ever reached here in Finland."

Golfing in Kangasniemi region

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rock conserts in finland
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"Amazing unique nature is the main attraction of Finland which captivates holiday-makers from various countries of the globe. However, Suomi can boast about diverse cultural, historical and architectural monuments as well."

Sightseeing in Mikkeli region

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explore Explore the area

The Finnish Lakeland is an abundance of rocks and lakes, created by the Ice Age.

After the ice melted the nature slowly and carefully covered parts of the land by typical Finnish forests; stately pines, beautiful birches and mixed forests till the shoreline.

On top of this Finns has added the high-quality infra-structure, so you can easily come and enjoy the sounds of the Finnish nature and have a lot of space of your own.
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how to get here icon How to get here?

Rock and Lake is located in the southern part of Finland. Distance from the Helsinki-Vantaa airport is approximately 240km. This takes less than 3 hours by car.
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what we do icon What we do?

Rock and Lake is a network of cooperating local companies who want to offer high-quality outdoor activities and accommodation in cottages, cabins and villas for travelers.
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  • Thousand lakes

    lakes area

    Willderness awaits
    you to explore

  • Four seasons

    A Chance to
    experience four seasons

    We accommodate all
    year round

  • Peaceful surroundings

    Peacefull &
    Quiet surroundings

    Your own slice of
    the lakeland pie

  • An Everyman’s Rights

    An Everyman’s

    Explore nature and
    enjoy the bounty of the forest

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