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Best things to do in Lahti

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Italian Restaurant
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“Italian Restaurant Mamma Maria is our favourite restaurant in Lahti. It may be crowded during the weekends and happenings but the amazing stuff makes everything to arrange a table for you... The best pizza and pasta in town. Homemade Ice-cream etc. You´ll love it! ”
7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local beers, ciders and girls.. and guys of course. Some dancing and sometimes live bands. Also snacks from the bar kitchen. Nice warmed terrace.”
6 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“Sibelius Hall is located by the beautiful Lake Vesijärvi. Hall is a congress- and concert center, a piece of modern wooden architecture, combined with the old industrial history in the most interesting way. Also lunch restaurant.”
5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Plenty of nice woods for crosscountry skiing. The closest place for downhill skiing in Lahti. It's not the Alps.”
6 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Quite a big shopping mall with restaurants and cafes. Only an half an hour from Povitasku ;)”
6 locals recommend
Café
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“Nice, cozy, friendly café in the next building on Hämeenkatu, where you can also get lunch.”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Enjoy a hint of nostalgia at the exhibition of ski sports - Sense of Skiing. At the fun activity department you can try for example the famous ski jump simulator or biathlon shooting.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Omat olut- ja whiskymerkit ja loistavat ruoka-annokset. Vähän parempi paikka.”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Waterorgan shows during summertime from june untill september at 01.00 pm and 06.00 pm. October and november at 07.00 pm. Free of charge :)”
1 local recommends
Recreation Center
“Lahti ski stadion. When games are not held, provides nice grounds for cross-country skiing and jogging. Also an open air swimming pool during the summer.”
3 locals recommend
Playground
“Ilmainen ja iso puisto jossa tekemistä taaperoista alkaen. Yli-Marolan vieressä.”
3 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Legendary, oldest, alternative bar/club in Loviisankatu, with another bar, Tirra, right upstrairs. Live music, gigs, DJ nights.”
4 locals recommend
Concert Hall
“See and feel the modern finnish architecture. If you love classic music and concerts make a reservation and enjoy the beauty!”
3 locals recommend
Scandinavian Restaurant
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4 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“A department store. Groceries and Alko (The government's alcoholic beverage retailing monopoly to keep us less drunk) downstairs.”
2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Cozy mexican style restaurant in the city center, next to the market place. Good food, cold drinks and beautifully decorated place. Enjoy your meal in good company!”
2 locals recommend