Offers popular two-hour trips on Lake Saimaa and the Saimaa Canal aboard the M/S El Faro .
Activities outfit Salpasafarit runs a range of trips on and around Lake Saimaa including zippy hovercraft trips.
Wolkoff Home Museum
Built in 1826, this lovingly preserved Russian home was owned by the merchant Wolkoff family from 1872 to 1986, and its 10 rooms have...
In summer the best place for a drink is down at the harbour where boats welcome you to their busy beer terraces.
Salmon blini (pancakes) and and zakuska (light buffet) are among the Russian options served at this venerable century-old wooden...
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Saimaan Matkaverkko information
Day cruises (Thursday and Saturday, June to August; from €59) cross Lake Saimaa to Savonlinna aboard M/S Brahe (returning by bus). Also runs 'visa-free' trips along the canal to Vyborg and St Petersburg in Russia