Taste local delicaties, fresh local fish and food. Get to know local handicraft and design.
ENJOY THE LAKE SAIMAA
Paddling or SUP-boarding on a beautiful summer day is worth to experience. Or would you like to wander in the forest with snowshoes or try gross-country skiing in Norppa-Maja's own skiing route. You can take a break in kota and enjoy a cup of coffee for example. Check out our rental equipment.
Lake Saimaa is rich in fish and offers magnificent scenery and great opportunities for fishing. Here you can enjoy rod fishing, spinning, trolling and ice fishing in winter. Ask for fishing licences from Norppa-Majat.
Norppa-Majat has its own nature trail (3 km) offering beautiful landscape in a rather easy terrain. Pick berries, mushrooms, make bon-fire and enjoy a picnic in the forest. There are also a plenty of forest roads for mountain biking.
The area of Savonlinna is the pearl of Lake Saimaa. Savonlinna is a beautiful and lively city of around 35 000 people in Eastern Finland, in the lap of lake Saimaa. The town of Savonlinna is well known as a lively summer town. Although Opera Festivals is the most famous gathering during summer time in Savonlinna, there is a plenty of other cultural events and local happenings taking place in the Savonlinna region throughout the year.
The specialities of the restaurants in Savonlinna are fish from Lake Saimaa and clean local food.Through their local produce, restaurants around Savonlinna offer a taste of the surrounding countryside.