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Vähävesi Canoe Center

Welcome to Vähävesi Canoe Center!

We are a family-run business with over 30 years of experience, located in Karkkila, 65 km from Helsinki.
From our exclusive list of canoe trips, you can choose anything from discovering kayaking to a week long adventure in beautiful Finnish nature.

How to book a trip?

We offer a full range of different canoe / kayaking trips, starting from 25€/person. Give us a call and we will help you to plan a trip that suits you the best.

For reservations and more information, call +358 44 977 4413 or send us email

An example of a one day trip

One of the most popular trip is a day trip, starting from Vähävesi Canoe Center. The trip takes about 4-6 hours and is approx. 15 km long. By choosing this trip, you get to experience the true beauty of the Finnish wilderness; it’s lakes, wild animals and silence. There are small beautiful islands along the way, that are perfect for breaks, nice sandy beaches for swimming and fireplaces for setting up a campfire.

What’s included in your standard trip?

  • Your rental item (canoe, kayak, life jacket, etc)
  • A canoeing and safety demonstration by a guide from the Canoe Center
Contact information

Call +358 44 977 4413

Vähävedenpihatie 20, 03600 Karkkila