2023 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship

2023 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship

Saturday, August 26, 2023

Lahti, Finland

Accommodations: Yes
Race Entries: No

Triathletes from around the world will test their abilities with a one-of-a-kind experience to race through Finnish nature for the 2023 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship race in Lathi, Finland.  The two-day event will take place on August 26-27, 2023.

Lahti is the gateway to the Finnish Lake District, located less than an hour from Helsinki. It’s known for its vibrant urban city culture with many bars, restaurants and cafes to enjoy the unique lakeside social life. Once you arrive, everything is within walking distance. The Lahti transport hub, the race venues, restaurants, shopping, sights, attractions and most hotels are close by. Lahti is the perfect place for athletes and supporters to enjoy world class racing, and relaxing: Finland is the happiest place in the world with good reason.

This will be our 11th year offering a package to the IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship. We have hosted athletes and their supporters at IRONMAN® and IRONMAN® 70.3® races in more than 35 different cities around the world. We look forward to helping you in Finland!

Endurance Sports Travel is an independent tour operator and is not associated with the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC).

Travel Package Includes


Daily Breakfast Included

Round Trip Airport Transfers

Helsinki Airport (HEL)

Daily Swim Training on the Course

Daily Bike Ride on the Course

Daily Transportation to Race Site

Professional Bike Mechanic

Transport to All Race Functions

Guided Course Tours

EST Host/Hostess to Assist You

2 CO2 Cartridges for Race Day

Organization of Local Day Trips

EST Race Day Hospitality Area

EST Welcome Package

Additional Services

Bike Assemble & Bike Pack

Price: $100
Included in the package is the service of a professional mechanic. The mechanic will tighten everything and make all necessary adjustments to the gears/brakes. If you prefer to just hand your bike case to our mechanic upon arrival, he will unpack and completely assemble your bike. After the race, he will disassemble and pack your bike for your departure.

Bike Course Tour by Van/Bus

Price to be determined.

3-Night Post Race Tour

Itinerary below, pricing details in PDF.

2023 IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship ACCOMMODATIONS

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Vantaa Hotel

Our hotel is in Vantaa which is close to the airport and 15 minutes by train to Helsinki. We feel this is a great location as it is safe for cycling, has an indoor 50-meter pool nearby, a shopping center next to the hotel, many restaurants and easy access to Helsinki for day trips. We will be providing daily transportation to the race site which is about 1 hour away.

This hotel has a 5-night minimum.

Standard Single
+ $260 per person per night
Standard Twin
+ $180 per person per night
Standard Double [SOLD OUT]
+$180 per person per night

EST Staff will be on-site from Saturday, August 19 until Tuesday, August 29.

Pricing Details

> All prices are in U.S. Dollars
> All prices include our services
> All prices include taxes

Endurance Sports Travel
Phone: +1 (484) 716-9216
Email: info@gowithest.com

Reservations Details / Trip Policy

+ We require a $500 deposit. This deposit is nonrefundable and nontransferable.
+ Reservations can be changed up to 60 days prior to race day.
+ We require your final travel details 70-80 days prior to your trip.
+ We require your final payment the latest 60 days prior to your trip.
+ We offer payment plans if you are interested.
+ We offer no refunds after the final payment.

We suggest you get travel insurance that covers your expenses in case the race gets canceled or you can’t travel because of unforeseen circumstances.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about our travel package or this trip, see our trip specific FAQ page.

Additional Trip Details

Proposed After-Race Tour Itinerary

Click here to see the
Detailed Post Race Tour PDF

Monday, August 28th (09:00-16:00)
Old Town Porvoo and Private Malmgård Manor visit

09:00-10:00 Transfer from hotel to Old Town Porvoo
10:00-11:30 Walking tour in Old Town Porvoo and free time
11:30-12:00 Drive to Malmgård
12:00-13:00 Lunch at Malmgård
13:00-13:30 Tour of Malmgård
13:30-14:30 Beer tasting at Malmgård
14:30-15:00 Free time
15:00-16:00 Transfer from Malmgård to hotel

Tuesday, August 29th (06:30-19:30)
Tallinn in a Day

06:30 Transfer to harbor in Helsinki
07:30 Dep. Helsinki – Tallinn
07:30 Buffet breakfast on board.
09:30 Arrival Tallinn
09:45-12:45 Sightseeing in Tallinn
13:00- 15:30 Free time at leisure
15:45 Transfer to pier.
16:30 Dep. Tallinn – Helsinki
18:30 Arrival Helsinki
18:45 Transfer to your hotel

Wednesday, August 30th (09:00-17:00)
Nature Day with Reindeers, Kayaking, Fatbiking Adventure

09:00-10:00 Transfer from hotel to Reindeer Park
10:00-11:30 Reindeer Park and free time
11:30-12:00 Drive to Haltia for lunch
12:00-13:00 Lunch at Haltia
13:00-13:30 Drive to Kayaking and Fatbiking
13:30-15:30 Kayaking or Fatbiking
16:00-17:00 Transfer to the hotel

We take care of all the Travel details so you can Focus on your Race.

Borneo Orangutan Survival Australia

Please Help Us Help Them!

In 2020 we will donate $5 US-Dollar from each of our clients’ payments to Borneo Orangutan Survival Australia. Of course, this is just a small part of the financial support that is needed to help these critically endangered great apes. That is why we encourage you to check out BOSA’s website and have a look at the amazing work this organization supports. Thank you for helping us help them!