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Have you always wanted to try Finnish sauna or pick berries, but you are not sure where and how to do it? Or would you like to drive roads on your own and discover hidden gems and top attractions? Our local guides will help you and familiarize you to Finnish culture. Find the best activities from the online shop and explore Finnish Lakeland by doing. Let’s go on an adventure!

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Hiking and walking tours

It’s time for nature adventure! Come to discover the best hiking trails and beautiful hidden gems in North Karelia with us. There are optional trips from couple hours to few-days-excursions. Find the most suitable tour for you and enjoy the Finnish nature with local guides.

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Fishing tours

With 2 200 lakes North Karelia offers perfect circumstances for fishing trips. Lake Pielinen is the fourth largest lake in Finland and is an excellent destination to catch e.g., zanders, pikes, landlocked salmons, and brown trouts. How about a fishing trip in a nightless night at Lake Pielinen or an all-inclusive fishing vacation with your friends or family? Come and explore the land of thousands of lakes.

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Wellbeing

Finland is also famous for sauna culture. Finnish sauna is a place to relax and to experience it with all your senses. You can combine the sauna experience with delicious local food and comfortable accommodation in traditional guesthouses. Or would you like to try forest mindfulness in Koli National Park and hear all the sounds of nature? Take your time and discover Finnish wellbeing.

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Forest views in Koli National Park

Self-drive tours

Are you coming to North Karelia with your own car or going to rent a car from here? Take a look to our interesting routes around North- and Southern Karelia. Visit the must-see attractions and nature treasures, accommodate in traditional hotels, and guest houses and enjoy delicious flavors of Karelian cuisine. Explore Finland on the road and go on an adventure!

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Nature experiences

Have you ever seen a bear or a wolverine in wildlife? In North Karelia it is possible, in a safe manner of course. Or would you like to pick berries and mushrooms straight from the forest and enjoy the flavors of nature? Come to guided tour and discover the best spots! Also, for cyclists we have bicycle tours in North Karelian landscapes.

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Relax your mind, body and soul

Rest a while

Are you running out of energy or need boost for your daily basis? Foresting Ltd provides courses and activities, which are strongly related to nature and relaxation and help you to enhance your positive mood. These courses are available both for individuals and bigger groups.

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Basic course in shamanism on 15.-18.6.2023

Spend a relaxing weekend on an island at Koli National Park and learn the natural dimensions of our folklore. The main purpose of this course is to strengthen your own life path and understanding of surrounding nature. Previous experiences of shamanism are not required.

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