Villa with a private beach

Mikkeli region is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in Finland, and offers the ideal solution for everyone, whether you are looking for a traditional hideaway by a quiet lake or a luxury villa to entertain quests and relax.

The Charms of Saimaa

Local cuisine - bon appétit!

Helsinki & Lakeland Routes

Why not trying our new Helsinki & Lakeland round trips? Four different round trips now designed for your convenience. Try the 1200km nature tour, or perhaps the bit longer culture tour. Available are also a round trip for sauna lovers and another one for family travellers.

Interesting sights and activities

Finnish Lakeland district is a must to see! Besides the Lake Saimaa area and endangered Saimaa Ringed seal, characteristic for Mikkeli region are numerous old manor houses, foodie heavens, gardens, nature sights - and of course small and cozy bed & breakfast destinations. 

Press about Mikkeli region

Here are recent articles about Mikkeli region and Lakeland area.


Art & Design Villas

In the Art&Design Villas you can enjoy privacy, peace and all the best of villa-living: lakeside nature, own sauna, open fireplace – and services at a hotel standard. They are so-called eco-timber houses built with natural materials and designed by young Finnish architecht.

Video: Life at Mikkeli market place

Experience wild nature

Cruises to Lake Saimaa

Charming Gardens


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Welcome to Lake Saimaa Region
Fell in love to Lake Saimaa
Photo: VisitFinland
Well-being for your body and soul by canoeing
Photo: VisitFinland
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