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.
"Rock and Lake offers great circumstances for birdwatchers to experience the birdlife of Finnish Lakeland and boreal forest."
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"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."
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"A husky safari is a great way to enjoy the Finnish winter wonderland! It is fun for everyone: kids, adults and the huskies themselves."
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"In Finnish Lakeland there are hundreds of kilometers of good forest roads and paths, all great for trekking."
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"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."
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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."
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"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 saunaFind out more
"Finnish Lakeland is a blue-and-green labyrinth of lakes, streams and rapids, and thus an excellent area for canoeing and kayaking."
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"In wintertime Finnish Lakeland turns into a Winter Wonderland with lots of winter fun activities for all family."
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"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."
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"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 lessonsComing soon
"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."
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"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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"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."
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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."