Detailed description of the Good Practice
Finland is a great place for bicycle touring. It provides varying landscapes for culture and nature-lovers alike.
Cycling network created 2 sites for cyclists www.poljim.fi and www.pyoraillensuomessa.fi
Cycling network organizes different events and trainings: cycling week, cycling seminars, the events "The cyclist of the year", "The cycling region of the year" etc. Cycling network presents and promotes cycling culture
The website "Cycling in Finland" mainly contain information on what Finland has to offer for bicycle tourists. You can also find tips for planning and taking a trip.
There are lists of services and service providers for bicycle tourists by region.
There are also a large number of suitable maps and guides available
Objectives of the Good Practice
To promote cycling and to make cycling more comfortable
Participants of the Good Practice
Cycling network includes 29 regions of Finland and other organizations
Target group of the Good Practice
Funding of the Good Practice
members of the network and Ministries
More Details of the Good Practice
Documentation and documents
Pyörailykuntien verkosto ry
Toinen linja 14/ Kuntatalo 00530 Helsinki
phone: or 040 419 4555
Data sources and references
http://www.pyoraillensuomessa.fi/index.php?p=sis&pid=2&l=en (Accessed 14 September, 2009)