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Experience Saimaa wildlife

Seal safaris 1.5-10.6

On our seal safaris you get to know the world’s most endangered seal that can be found only in lake Saimaa. We watch the animals from a distance and make sure we do not disturb the seals.

Watch the WWF "Norppalive" (live cam starring the Saimaa Seal)

Seal video

 

Lake safaris 1.5-30.10

We drive with comfortable open safari boats through a labyrinth of sheltered islands and broader open waters. Linnansaari National Park is an ideal place to spot rare lake seals and majestic ospreys.  We stop at the scenic lookout place of Linnanvuori. We also enjoy coffee and sweets  on one of the hundreds of islands.

 

Seal safari

 

We drive with comfortable open safari boats through a labyrinth of sheltered islands and broader open waters. Linnansaari National Park is an ideal place to spot rare lake seals and majestic ospreys.  We stop at the scenic lookout place of Linnanvuori. We also enjoy coffee and sweets  on one of the hundreds of islands. You can also order an outdoor meal catering service. Watch seal video

Starting place: Oravi or Järvisydän
Availability: on request 1.5 - 10.6, when the seals are molting
Group size: 1-8hlö/boat (max 4 boats)
Duration: 3 hours (+ optional meal)
Price: 72€/ person, minimum 385€. The price includes the boat, guide and coffee. 
Extras: outdoor meal.

Linnansaari National Park Safari

Sightseeing safari with open boat / boats in  Linnansaari National Park. The first stop is at Linnavuori Rock -where we you get a great scenery over one of the most beautiful places in the Finnish lakelands.  After Linnavuori we drive to Sammakkoniemi  and make a short walk to the crofter's cottage.  At the croft the guide will introduce you the slash and burn sites and the traditional life of the crofters. Coffee at open fire is included in the price.

Wildernes lunch and/ or guided nature walk can be added to the tour.
Starting place: Oravi or Järvisydän
Availability: on request May-October
Group size: 1-24 persons
Duration: 3 hours
Price: 64€/ person, minimum 385€ the price includes the boat trip, guidance and coffee.

Safari of 100 islands

Sightseeing safari with open boat / boats in Linnansaari National Park. The first stop is at Linnavuori Rock -where we you get a great scenery over one of the most beautiful places in the Finnish lakelands. On this safari you also have a good chance to spot the majestic Osprey. During the trip our captain will serve a wilderness snack (coffee and sweet or salty roll)

Starting place: Oravi or Järvisydän
Availability:on request May-October
Duration: 2 hours
Group size: 1-24 persons
Price: 53€/ person, minimum 385€ the price includes the boat trip, guidance and coffee.

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