Purple-edged copper Lycaena hippothoe, foto: Pekka Malinen

Playing golf

Special offer for ICE2022 participants and their family members at Hirsala Golf! 

HIRSALA GOLF   see https://hirsalagolf.fi/in-english/

Hirsala Golf is located about 30 km from the Helsinki city center. The beautiful forest course is carved to fit the naturally beautiful landscape and is proudly taken care of in an environmentally friendly way. Hirsala is the only golf course in Finland to receive the Finnish Golf Union’s Environment Award multiple times, in 2010, 2019 and in 2021. As the first golf course in Finland, Hirsala Golf received the international GEO certification of sustainable golf course maintenance in 2010 and has featured on Mother Nature Network’s list of five greenest golf courses in the world.

We have negotiated a special offer to ICE2022Helsinki attendees to play golf at Hirsala Golf:

  • Green fee (18-hole round) 59 € (normally 78 €)
  • One full week right to play unlimited golf: 149 €

These offers apply to registered ICE2022 participants and their family members

If you are interested in playing golf, you can book your tee times directly at Hirsala golf course, or if you prefer assistance, please contact:

Mikael Englund

+358 40 7514952

who is prepared to assist you in golf-related practical issues.


Hirsala Golf is collaborating with Finnish entomologists to support rare and declining insects including pollinators, by providing suitable habitats at the edges of the golf areas. See photo below!