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Saimaa Holiday

Saimaa Holiday

Saimaa Holiday is located in the centre of the Saimaa Lake system. The Lake of Saimaa was formed my glacier which melted at the end of the Ice Age. With the size of approximately 4.400 square kilometers, Saimaa Lake is the largest lake in Finland and the fourth largest in Europe. There are plenty of opportunities for swimming, rowing or ice-skating in winter. It is also home to the rare Saimaa Ringed Seal, which has only 260 species left.

www.saimaaholiday.net

Wild Taiga

Peaceful lake fishing © Wild Taiga

Wild Taiga is located in eastern Finland. In 2008, it was awarded the title of European Tourist Destination of Excellence in Intangible Heritage. Wildlife watching is a must in Finland’s Wild Tiga. At night, alongside guided nature treks and boat trips, visitors can attend one of the country’s biggest music festivals and the World Championship of Berry Picking, hosted by this culturally diverse region.

www.wildtaiga.fi

Last update: 01/07/2011 | Top