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!

Meet Santa Claus at Mikkeli Kenkävero!

Get to the Christmas mood in various christmas concerts and events. Meet Santa Claus and enjoy the beautiful lights and decorations of Kenkävero granary. Official Mikkeli christmas opening at Mikkeli market square will be at saturday 29.11.

santa claus mikkeli christmas

Experience wild nature

Mikkeli region offers loads of opportunities as a hiking, biking and paddling destination. Yet relatively unknown, travellers are introduced with pure natural sights that haven't been populated by large tourist concentrations; everything one sees on a journey is genuine.

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

Interesting sights and activities

Cruises to Lake Saimaa

Charming Gardens



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Welcome to Lake Saimaa Region
Finnish speciality: sauna
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Well-being for your body and soul by canoeing
Photo: VisitFinland
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