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. Lappeenranta and Imatra region is located near the Russian border only a couple of hours away from the Finnish capital Helsinki. From Helsinki you can easily get here by train, bus or car within just a few hours. Public transport is an easy and affordable way of travelling in Finland.
You can travel (visa-free in summer) to Russia from Lappeenranta and combine the beautiful Lakeland nature with the cultural metropolis of St. Petersburg. Direct flights with Ryanair from Berlin, Memmingen, Vienna, Milan Bergamo and Budapest are available to Lappeenranta Airport. Finnlines operates daily from Travemünde Germany to Helsinki.
Travel safely in Saimaa
The Lappeenranta and Imatra region is an excellent travel destination in the post-pandemic period
Explore the hiking trails
Embark on an excursion to Saimaa's nature by walking, cycling, paddling or geocaching.
First snow ski track in Imatra opened on 15 October 2021
Ski on real snow in Imatra Ukonniemi.
Fly to Lappeenranta with Ryanair
Direct flights from five European cities
New entry requirements for Finland 2021
Changes concern mostly travellers from non-Schengen countries
Romantic holiday for 2 at Imatran Kylpylä Spa
3 day Spa holiday at Imatran Kylpylä Spa
From €252/person/3 days
Lakeland Experiences sales channel
Pampering 2-day spa holiday in Imatran Kylpylä Spa
From €168/person/2 days
Shopping holiday in the middle of the city – Original Sokos Hotel Lappee
Holiday apartment in Holiday Club Saimaa
From €158/day/min. 2 days
Holiday fun at Holiday Club Saimaa
Spa holiday for families
e-Fatbikes for rent!
Shopping in IsoKristiina
Diverse shopping centre
Villa Lummelahti cottages on the shore of Lake Saimaa