This striking church was designed by Alvar Aalto and finished in 1978. The brick exterior and concrete steeple give little clue as to...
Lahden Historiallinen Museo
Lahti’s historical museum is in a beautiful old manor house by the bus station. Changing exhibitions illustrate aspects of Lahti’s...
Päijänne Risteilyt Hildén
Offers a large variety of lake cruises from Lahti, including day-long voyages to Jyväskylä (€76, 10½ hours, Tuesday) and shorter jaunts,...
A real Lahti success story, this pub sells its own beers and ciders (try the blueberry one) and distils a single-malt whisky. It’s got...
The kauppahalli is a cosy spot for a coffee or snack; in fact it seems to have more cafes than stalls.
Vapaudenkatu 10 · interesting places nearby
Mamma Maria information
With a range of risottos, chicken, pastas and pizzas as well as horse steaks, this Italian eatery on the kauppatori is a firm Lahti favourite. Quantities are generous and the food’s tasty enough, particularly the homemade gelati.