Vehkajärvi - Kuhmalahti

Vehkajärvi - Kuhmalahti

Things to do - general

Kuhmalahti is a small  and green village in Kangasala without industry. Vehkajärvi is a big lake partly in Kuhmalahti area.

There are more than 200 islands in the lake. It’s water is clean. Locals say that they even drink it. It is ideal place for canoeing.


An interesting place to visit is Kuhmalahden Taidepappila. Teemu Luoto keeps his own art collection and exhibitions of visiting artists in a historical building both inside and outside in the big garden. Teemu is specialist in animal figures.

Take look at his Facebook page


In the Museum of Kuhmalahti you can see how the local people lived in old times.


An excellent Method Putkisto director, Pia Rauhalahti, also works in Kuhmalahti in an old farm house.

“Method Putkisto is a way of thinking about body care as a basis for life. Marja Putkisto has created a Finnish body control method that provides tools for independent body care, learning to know your body, caring for basic movements and aligning your body to its optimum position for lifetime

Pia offers an impressive Method Putkisto service in the heart of the most beautiful country landscape. In the year round, there is a modern pilgrimage, renovated in the old barn, and in the summer, the old farmhouse Vanha Rauhalahti.

Pia offers all Method Putkisto types: Method Putkisto Original, MP Pilates, MP 3D Natural Facial Clinic, Highlights, MP Lightweight. MP Walking Skill and New Body Up.

Each body is unique, so it is guided personally in a private session or a small group. She can also held a private session in the nearby area, for example in a cottage.  More information >

Luxury Villa by lake Vehkajärvi

Luxury Villa by lake Vehkajärvi

Murtolantie 116, Kangasala, Finland, Vehkajärvi - Kuhmalahti
Price from 1,500
150 m², 3 bedrooms, max 12 people, Helsinki airport 180 km, Tampere 80 km, Hämeenlinna 83 km, Sappee More info

Canoeing trip


Canoeing is a great way to explore the beautiful and unique lake district in Finland. Feel the soothing effect of water on a beautiful summer day. The mind is resting and the body is captured in activity, so the little problems of everyday life are forgotten, at least for a while. Please book the guides […]


Fishing trips


Are you interested in fishing? Here you can see some of the trips which are arranged by a professional local fishing guide. FLY FISHING Price: 500€ (incl. VAT 24%) max. 5 people Duration: max 5h / extra hours 50 € Location: Haihunkoski (Viiala) Includes: Fishing permits, fly fishing gear and wading gear rental, lessons on fly fishing techniques and refreshments + cold smoked salmon sandwiches […]


Full day experience with Icelandic horses

horse riding trips

Spend a summer day with Icelandic horses in Pälkäne. The day starts with coffee, which is enjoyed in the garden if the weather is good. Then we take our horses from the pasture and saddle them. During the morning you will be able to learn riding techniques in the field. Then it is time for […]


Off road safari with jeep cars

The driving routes are deep in the forests, with many different terrains: rocks, dunes, ups and downs and other natural obstacles. The diversity of nature is present around you all the time. The inhabitants of these forests are, for example, bears, elks, wolves, deer, lynx, and countless other animals. The route is usually planed together […]