Places of interest & services

All information is available at Here are some of our favourite picks:

Kayaking and canoeing

Our neigbors at Saimaa canoeing offer both guided and independent tours. From their website:

“Welcome to canoeing and kayaking on Lake Saimaa! We offer local, versatile, responsible and sustainable services from beginners to experienced and seasoned paddlers all year round.

Our location is very central for your adventures, at the heart of the Saimaa archipelago, in Puumala.

You have many choices: you can paddle independently and follow our new, exclusive Saimaa Canoeing routes with payable services, you can go on a guided trip, learn skills on a paddling course, rent high-quality equipment, enjoy peaceful accommodation on a private island or surprise your friend with a canoeing gift voucher.

We hope to see you soon!”


Information about Puumala biking archipelago route (62km)

You can rent both normal end e-bikes from Saimaabikes

Nature locations

Geopark locations

Hiking trails

Here are three outing trails that are close to our cottages:

1. Norppapolku

Lenght: 13 km (can be walked in 3 km, 4 km and 2,8 km epochs)
Terrain: Uneven, rocky.
More information here.

2. Okkola wellness path

Lenght: 1,5 km
Terrain: Easy, even terrain
More information here

3. Liehtalanniemi museum and trail

More information can be found here