Häme is famous for horses! You can find Finnish horse village, Ypäjä, from Häme! There are a lot of companies providing horse-related experiences, recreation and welfare services all around Häme. Horse riding and horse races are part of local life in Häme.
Did you know that Ypäjä in the Forssa area is the horse capital of Finland? No wonder, as every fifth ‘resident’ is a horse. Riders with different skill sets can take riding lessons at the riding school of Ypäjä Equine College. In summer, Häme hosts many horse events with an international flair. If you like horse racing, Pilvenmäki in Forssa, and the trotting track in Riihimäki offer excitement, and the thrill of trotting.