Lakeland

Educational travel and technical visits

Finnish Lakeland offers learning through experiences combining expertise, culture, history and unique nature.

 

Wild Nordic Finland DMC organizes study tours for different groups designed to meet your needs. We offer a combination of experienced content providers, large networks and a succesful co-operation with tour operators. 

 

Why Lakeland?

Unique experiences

Wild Nordic Finland offers unique nature activities and experiences in themes like education, culture and history as well as  design, gastronomy and the Nordic way of living.

The best and experienced content providers

As a specialized school camp and technical visit organizer Wild Nordic Finland co-operates with the best and internationally experienced content providers in education and pedagogy. We have a large network with local schools and universities as well as companies in different industries.

Seamless co-operation with tour operators

With the creative solutions for educational travel programs, the precise operational skills and the long experience of international groups Wild Nordic Finland guarantees the successful co-operation with the tour operators and partners.

Wild Nordic Finland in brief

Wild Nordic Finland is a tourism company and a part of Lomarengas Group, which has been providing wilderness holidays and events in Finland for more than 40 years. We are a destination management company (DMC) and activity company with fully licensed tour operator rights. 

The areas of Wild Nordic Finland’s operations are Finnish, Swedish, Russian and Norwegian Lapland as well as Finnish Lakeland, the capital Helsinki and the West-Coast of Finland.

Wild Nordic Finland is also experienced in media production as well as a partner for film production companies for providing the best filming locations, all the land arrangements and the supporting film crews.

Relay on us for skilled and professional planning and execution of your travel program in Lakeland

Ms Anu Kärnä

International Sales and Marketing, Lakeland

Tel + 358 405 658 371

anu.karna@wildnordic.fi

 

Ms Sisko Hirvonen (On holiday until 02.03.2020)

Area Manager, Lakeland

Tel +358 500 788 888

lakeland@wildnordic.fi

Summer facts

June - August

Daylight 12 - 19 hours
Temperature +15 - +30 degrees
Midnight sun brings with it wonderfully long sunlit days

Autumn facts

September - November

Temperature +5 - +15 degrees
Indian summer (autumn colors)

Winter facts

December - March

(snow guarantee from the middle of January)
Daylight 4 - 6 hours per day
Beautiful winter landscapes highlighted by the brightness of the snow
Temperature -5 - -30 degrees

Spring facts

April - May

Temperature +5 - +15 degrees
Nature (flora and fauna) waking up and starts to come green again

You can reach Lakeland from Helsinki by bus, train or aeroplane. There are flights (45 min - 1 hour in duration) to Lakeland airports from Helsinki (HEL) airport. Kuopio is the capital of Lakeland and it has an international airport (KUO). Other airports in the area are Joensuu (JOE), Savonlinna (SVL) and Lappeenranta (LPP).

Travelling by bus or train from Helsinki: 2,5 – 4 hours (depending on a destination).

Wild Nordic Finland also organises private transfers from Helsinki to the Lakeland area or from airports within Lakeland to different destinations.