Punkaharju attractions

Top Choice Museum in Punkaharju

Lusto Suomen Metsämuseo

'Lusto' is the Finnish word for a tree’s annual growth ring, and this well-curated and cleverly presented museum is all about forests and the growth of the local timber industry. Displays (with English labels) cover…
Natural Feature in Punkaharju


During the ice age, formations similar to this 7km-long sand ridge were created all over Finland. Because it crosses a large lake, it’s always been an important travel route. Short sections of the original unsealed …