Fly&Drive Saimaa

Take a direct flight to Lappeenranta and explore beauty of four Finnish cities. Lakeland area is offering traditional Finnish landscapes with its local life-style and real experiences. Here you can taste local and organic food, swim in the cleanest waters of Lake Saimaa and try, for example, kayaking with a local guide. Imatra, Lappeenranta, Mikkeli and Savonlinna welcome you to our area! One route - thousand experiences!

Explore Lakeland area

Imatra & Lappeenranta

What to see and do in Imatra & Lappenranta regions

Mikkeli

What to see and do in Mikkeli region

Savonlinna

What to see and do in Savonlinna region


Facts about Saimaa

Lake Saimaa is a largest lake in Finland, and the fourth largest natural freshwater lake in Europe.


Surface area....................... 4,460 km2
Maximum length.......................194 km
Maximum width.........................138 km
Shore length........................ 14,850 km
Number of islands.......................13,710

 

Saimaa ringed seal

The Saimaa ringed seal (Pusa hispida saimensis) is one of the world's rarest seals, appearing only in the Saimaa waterway in Finland. The Saimaa ringed seal is highly endangered and was given protected status by the WWF in 1979.

Useful links

Cruises

Visa-free cruises Helsinki - St.Petersburg

Ryanair

Direct flights to Lappeenranta

Hertz

Rent a car in Lakeland area