Morning. Today, explore the unique culture of the Karelian people, an ethnic group that has lived in the Saimaa region for centuries. Visit the Karelian Village of Uukuniemi, where you can learn about Karelian traditions, try traditional foods, and even participate in a workshop where you can make your own Karelian pies.
Afternoon. After your visit to the Karelian Village, head to the Imatra Rapids, one of the most popular natural attractions in the Saimaa region. You can take a guided tour of the rapids, or rent a bike and explore the nearby trails.
Evening. In the evening, treat yourself to a traditional Finnish sauna experience. There are many saunas to choose from in the Saimaa region, including floating saunas on Lake Saimaa. After your sauna, enjoy a refreshing swim in the lake.
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