Finland facts, FAQ & more

There are some things you might be curious about before coming to Finland. Don’t worry, you’re not the only one, and we’re here to help!


The best reasons to travel to the Saimaa region

Why travel to Saimaa, or the towns of Mikkeli, Savonlinna and Varkaus? Well, there are plenty of reasons to visit Finland and Saimaa.


Savonlinna is the pearl of Lake Saimaa

Savonlinna is a beautiful and lively city of around 35 000 people in Eastern Finland. Savonlinna itself is built on islands, so Lake Saimaa is never far away.


unique scenery of punkaharju

Punkaharju invites you to take a holiday in a unique national landscape around the year. Around the clear waters and beautiful nature of Lake Saimaa you can spend an active holiday or enjoy a relaxing stay in a traditional Finnish summer cottage, not forgetting the area’s top-rate cultural activities.