Canoe or kayak?

The Lappeenranta and Imatra region
offers several canoeing routes, marked
on maps.


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Sauna is Finnish culture

Traditional sauna or an
exciting smoke sauna?


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Fishing with a guide or on your own?

Lake Saimaa is the largest lake in Finland
and the fourth largest in Europe.


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How to get to South Karelia?

How to get here

Get swept away by Saimaa region´s fast-paced winter activities and beautiful landscapes and enjoy luxurious treatments in the warmth of the spas.

Lappeenranta and Imatra region is only a couple of hours away from the Finnish capital Helsinki.
 
Ryanair brings you face-to-face with great Finnish experiences.

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Wonderful winter holiday at the Saimaa area

The beautiful Lakeland Finland will definitely take your breath away. The tourist information offices will be happy to help you to get the most out of your holiday.

The Saimaa area does not quiet down for winter. As nature gets dressed up in its winter gear, the curtain of Saimaa pulls back to unveil completely new opportunities. When it gets freezing, you can go skating on the lake; but there is no need to forget about tricking the fish. As rowing boats rest for the winter, skates and skis are fetched from summer storages.

There are countless ways to enjoy the winter in the Saimaa area!

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