Lahti is a fascinating city of culture. The Lahti Symphony
Orchestra provides world-class music experiences, and the musicals performed at the Lahti
City Theatre attract visitors from all over Finland.
Lahti is a green city The Lahti region boasts a nationally significant concentration of
businesses in the environment sector. Lahti offers an attractive network of competence for actors
engaged in the environmental business, allowing them to benefit both from mutual co-operation and
from the fruits of high-quality training and research.
Lahti is a sports city Lahti is especially well known for winter sports, both in Finland
and abroad. The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships will take place in Lahti for the seventh time in
2017 – perhaps a world record in its own right. The ski jumps in the Ski Championships arena are iconic
of the city and its people and traditions.
Train connections to Lahti are good. The fastest connection from Helsinki to Lahti is 49 minutes. The route from Lahti train station to Sibelius Hall is around 3 kilometers. The schedules and other services can be found here: https://www.vr.fi/cs/vr/en/frontpage.
From the web pages of Lahti Region you can find all the options for accommodation in Lahti area.
The organizers have made bulk reservations at the following hotels,please check accommodation page for more information.