Finland gorgeous lake nature, combined with a high level of culture to create a memorable experience.
Nature Saimaa offers loads of opportunities; 14.000 islands, 120 lakes, Western Europe's fastest growing forests, wild berries – countless possibilities for outdoor activities.
See the sunset at Lake Saimaa. Feel the light breeze. Hear the nature without surrounding traffic noise.
Mikkelin Musiikkijuhlat, Gergiev Festival
Distinguished conductor Valery Gergiev will bring the world famous St. Petersburg Mariinski Theatre Orchestra and leading Russian soloists to Mikkeli for the 23rd time, with a fine programme including a wide range of orchestral works. www.mikkelinmusiikkijuhlat.fi/en
Art Centre Salmela
Art Centre Salmela is one of Finland´s biggest summertime cultural event.
One of the salient goals of Salmela’s activity is to preserve, enliven and take into use the cultural historically significant environment. Salmela has many concerts and events during summer seasons from beginning of the June until beginning of the August. www.taidekeskussalmela.fi/en
Savonlinna Opera Festival
World class opera – Savonlinna Opera Festival offers truly unforgettable opera visit with operetta The Merry Widow by Franz Léhar, Semperoper Dresden, providing the season’s Mozart, The Marriage of Figaro and Puccini’s Tosca and Verdi’s La traviata etc.
In addition to the stunning natural environment, you have a possibility to enjoy opera inside the walls of the medieval castle of Olavinlinna which is famous for amazing, natural acoustics.
Stay in Mikkeli and connect these major summer cultural enjoyments.