General information


General information and local services

You may find following information handy in your holiday planning.

Safety information for paddling

Cheap flights to Finland

Railways to Varkaus

Bus connections to Varkaus

Car rental services:

Varkaus Tourist Information

Heinävesi Tourist Information

Savonlinna Tourist information

Kolovesi and Linnansaari National Parks

  • Our partner in Kolovesi and Linnansaari: Natural Heritage Services
  • www.outdoors.fi

Fishing licenses

  • All 18-64 years old person need to pay a Fisheries management fee. It allows fishing with one rod everywhere except in dedicated salmon-river-sites where a local fishing permit is required too
  • Buy fishing licence online here

Facts about  Finland