Map of Häme

HÄME REGION – The heartland of happiness!

Häme region is truly a unique place. Häme region is an amazing combination of nature and cultural landscapes. Enjoy clean air, water, a lush environment, history, culture, and good services – all at the same time.

Häme is a historical region located at the very heart of Southern Finland within an hour’s drive from Helsinki, Tampere and Turku. This is a perfect place to get a feel of the real Finland, especially since it is easy to reach from both the Helsinki city centre and airport. A medieval castle, picturesque Finnish nature, lakes, nature parks, cliffs, old railway, historic and contemporary museums, the best golf courses and, naturally, famous local specialties – set your mind on a vacation, which will carry you away.

In Häme region, everything is a stone’s throw away, which makes it ideal for independent tourism. Moreover, if you choose Häme region as your destination, you will be near the most interesting places in Southern Finland. Medieval Hämeenlinna will charm you with its rich history, Forssa with its green parks and forests, Riihimäki with glassblowing and industrial traditions, and Janakkala with breath-taking wood paths winding between lakes, moors and cliffs. Your adventure begins!


from Helsinki, Turku and Tampere

10,000 ha

of parks and nature preserves




first mention of Häme Castle

  • Dog-friendly New Year

Dog-friendly New Year

December 31, 2022|0 Comments

Dog-friendly New Year Dog-friendly New Year can be found in Häme! Eerikkilä Sport & Outdoor Resort opens its doors for the third time to pet lover [...]

  • frisbeegolf at häme

Frisbeegolf at Häme

November 7, 2022|0 Comments

Frisbeegolf at Häme Frisbeegolf is the most excellent activity. You can go to throw the disck alone, together with your friends or take the whole fami [...]

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Camping in Häme

August 31, 2022|0 Comments

Camping in Häme Autumn is a wonderful time for camping, when Häme's nature offers its best. Walking in nature calms the mind from the hustle and bustl [...]


Learn more about the three regions of Häme, and what they have to offer.

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