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The GPS Tours concept is developed as a part of the Tourism and Leisure Services
2006–2012 programme of the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and
Innovation (TEKES).
GPS Tours belongs to the Outdoors Finland Activity Program.


Approved by Finnish Competition and Consumer Authority Register of package travel agencies


SLL kannatusjäsen

  • gps
    GPS as your private guide.
  • nature
    Finnish wilderness as your domain.
  • booklet
    Deeper knowledge of nature and local cultures.


knack weekend


Our Belgian clients never cease to marvel at the silence & beauty of nature, and the quiet roads that the LauhaHelvetti GPS Tour offers. The GPS concept itself is also much appreciated and frequently gets full points on the feedback form!

Here you can read for yourself about the LauhaHelvetti experience, and unless you know Dutch you may find Google Translate helpful!

• Belgian lifestyle magazine Knack Weekend commends the LauhaHelvetti GPS Tour: Cycling among forests and lakes: FINLAND - ZEN LAND (article in Dutch)

• This sportive couple has travelled all over the world on hiking and biking tours and here is their take on LauhaHelvetti in their entertaining travel log: Fietsen en wandelen in Finland 2014


A New Way of Exploring Nature

GPS-tours are ideal for independent travellers who want to explore nature, but at the same time want to enjoy comfortable lodgings. GPS-tour packages are designed by local nature experts to guide you safely in the Finnish wilderness.

LauhaHelvetti nature biking 7days/6nights

Lauha-Helvetti Nature Biking and Hiking Trail takes you through four national parks and idyllic rural scenes. Read more»


Salamajärvi wilderness hiking 5days/4nights

Salamajärvi National Park is like a piece of Lappland tranfered to Southern Finland. The large, uninhabited area is especially known for its diverse mire ecosystems and its set of wilderness animals. 

5-day tour package 195 €. Read more»


Russian border 7days/6nights

A more demanding hiking tour (app. 20 km per day) in Eastern Finland near the Russian border.

Starting price for one week 640 €. Option to attend bear safari. Read more»


Kalajoki: Formed by wind and water

Hiking on ancient beach formations, sand dunes, forest trails and meandering river banks. Biking along small roads and nature trails. 2 nights at Spa Hotel Sani.

Prices from 210 €. Read more»


nature biking

Nature tours starting at 775 euros

The package includes

• GPS device with route map
• emergency mobile phone
• nature guide booklet
• bike, helmet, and pannier
• bike transfer
• lodgings in rural accommodation or hotel
• breakfast and dinner at all lodgings, plus packed lunches

Read more»

Neljä kansallispuistoa viikossa

Salamajärven kansallispuisto