On the last Saturday of August we celebrate The Nature in Finland as well as spend the Sleep outdoors -night. The best way to celebrate nature is to spend time in the forest. Bring your friends with you or enjoy your own time in the landscapes of Linnansaari National Park.
You can get to Linnansaari by boat or by canoe/ kayak. You can rent a canoe, kayak or a rowing boat from Oravi equipment rental office or hop on to a regular boat that leaves from Oravi harbour. Take a look at the detailed program below.
On the 31st of August camping ground in Sammakkoniemi is free of charge for all campers. Cafe on the island is open – you can buy coffee and salty or sweet pastries and enjoy them in the nature. You are warmly welcome to celebrate with us!
Program and timetable
Saturday 31th of August
Cafe in Linnansaari is open at 10-18, serving for example smoked vendace, cold and hot drinks and bluberry pie - the official pastry of Finlands Nature Day.
Boat transfer from Oravi to Linnansaari:
9.30, 10.30, 12.00, 14.00, 16.00, 17.00
You can pay the boatticket in the reception or buy it online.
14-16 Public sauna (mixed, wear a bathing suite). At other times, you can reserve a private sauna.
You can bring your own tent or rent one (or a hammock) from Oravi reception. In Linnansaari there are other accommodation options as well: Tentsile Stingray and Eco hostel Log huts. There is a fire place and an outdoor kitchen for free use.
Sunday 1st of September
Boat transfer from Linnansaari to Oravi:
10.00, 11.30, 13.00, 15.00, 16.30, 18.00
Regular boat to Linnansaari, roundtrip ticket 26 e/adult and 13 e/child
Public sauna 5 e/person
Rental tent for 2-3 persons 15 e (pitch the tent yourself)
Hammock + tarp 15 e (pitch the hammock yourself)
Tent place in Sammakkoniemi camping ground free of charge
Log hut 60 e/night (1-4 persons)
Tentsile Stingray 60 e/night (1-3 persons, pre-hung)
Breakfast at the Linnansaari café 12 e/person (inc. sandwich, yoghurt, fruit, juice, coffee/tea) - have to be booked in advance
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