Pyhäjärvi Lake Trail has five core routes and many different travel tips built around the routes. Around the routes we have selected services suitable for cyclists: restaurants, locally grown food, accommodation and everything interesting to see and experience. So it is easy for you to choose the best route, attractions and services for your own adventure!

We have picked a starting point for the routes to be the Laukontori Harbour at Tampere, but you can hop on the routes wherever you want and use ships or trains to tailor your adventure!

PDF-map of the routes can be found from here!


Length: 30 kilometers. Maisemareitti (scenic route) is an excellent first step for a starting bicycle traveller. The route is perfect for a relaxed day trip and a good option for a family trip!


Length: 110 kilometers. From Laukontori harbour to Laukko Mansion – this route is full of history. On the bicycle, this route is a real sightseeing tour of mansions! You can add a ferry cruise with a Hopealinjat ship to Laukko Mansion that will halve your cycling trip.

All routes

Pyhäjärvi Lake Trail is a new set of routes designed for cyclists. The route will expand the possibilities for bicycle travellers together with the northern sister, Näsijärvireitti Lake Trail.


Length: 75 kilometers. The waves of Roine will call your name with picturesque scenery. The eastside ridges will challenge you and make you feel like a winner afterwards. Harju Observation Towers will open up an amazing national landscapes that has been an inspiration for well-known Finnish artists.


Length: about 170 kilometers. While cycling the Vaeltaja, you will travel through Pirkanmaa region and its cultural landscapes and historical destinations. You should reserve some time for this route because there is a lot to see!


Length: 45 kilometers. Following the northern roads of the Lake Vanajavesi, this route will show you Visavuori arts, Sääksmäki bridges and Ilola’s idyllic countryside farm. The route goes through the City of Valkeakoski and Akaa, so you have lots of options to design your own adventure!