Saimaa Geopark day-tour from Imatra

THIS TOUR IS NO LONGER OPERATING Come explore lake Saimaa on a Saimaa Geopark day-tour from Imatra. Geopark tells the story of lake Saimaa. The are over 65 geologically important geo-sites in the area. Saimaa is known for its beautiful landscapes, distinctive cities and lovely villages. Your personal friendly guide Arto will show and explain the select geo-sites along the tour which includes transfer, lake cruise, meal and coffee services. We will be driving from Imatra via Ruokolahti to Puumala, making many stops in the best places. Guide Arto will explain the history of lake Saimaa and the geo-sites along the way, as well as information about Finland, local traditions and whatever you want to know about the country and the people. Lots of sights, many photo opportunities, all in all a very adventurous day. Pickup from group accommodation and drop-off at the end of day. Geosites visited: Imatra rapids, Strange stone, Liehtalanniemi estate, Puumala seal trail, Puumala strait, Lietvesi lake area. Lunch at restaurant Niinipuu or Sahanlahti resort in Puumala.

Highlights of Saimaa Geopark day-tour from Imatra

  • All inclusive day-tour to lake Saimaa
  • Find and visit the hidden treasures of Saimaa Geopark
  • Learn the story of lake Saimaa
  • Beauty of lake Saimaa area
  • Private sightseeing cruise by the Ecoboat
  • Tasty lunch in a local restaurant
  • Coffee, tea & pastry served twice
  • Friendly guide, pickup from your accommodation and private transportation
  • Best service guaranteed

Tour details

  • When → in summer time, 24.4-30.10.2021
  • Where → Guide will pick you up from your hotel/cottage in Imatra area. Remember to give the address of your hotel/cottage with order
  • Difficulty → easy, suits to all people. You need to walk 1km in some geo-sites to see it (Strange stone, Seal trail, Liehtalanniemi estate). The trails are good and easy.
  • Start →  at 09:00 or at 13:00, guide will meet your at your accommodation
  • Duration → 8 hours
  • Group size → 6-8 persons
  • Price → 150€/person  Minimum fee is 900€ (6 persons). Bus is good for max 8 persons.
  • Price includes →
    • personal guide Mr.Arto, Saimaa Geopark partner
    • private transportation from/to Imatra by an 8 persons minibus
    • guided visits to 6 or more select Geo-sites in Imatra, Ruokolahti, Puumala area: Imatra rapids, Strange stone, Liehtalanniemi estate, Puumala seal trail, Puumala strait, Lietvesi lake area (changes may occur depending on group wishes, weather etc)
    • archipelago lunch at restaurant Niinipuu in Niinisaari island
    • private lake sightseeing cruise in Puumala by comfortable Ecoboat. Boat is covered and comfortable on all weather conditions
    • two coffee, tea & pastry services during tour. Once in the nature, once in the Ecoboat
  • You should bring → outdoor clothing, camera, adventure spirit
  • Service language → guide speaks english, finnish, french  and also some german, a bit of russian
  • if you have any questions, send them by the contact form
  • Book online  via BOOK NOW button (coming soon).  If the time requested is available, you will get confirmation and payment link to your email. If the time requested is not available, you will get information about available times