nature, peace and beauty
The national landscape of thousands of islands and lakes in South Karelia, Lappeenranta and Imatra has attracted tourists and nature lovers throughout history. The area is known for its clean, unique nature, as well as many natural attractions and places to visit, where both families with children and more experienced nature walkers can enjoy themselves.
On this page you can get acquainted with the most beautiful natural sites in South Karelia. In addition to the blue lake landscapes of Lake Saimaa, the most beloved attractions in Borderlands include the barren and steep ridges of the Haukalpi hiking area, the effervescence of Imatrankoski, Hiitolanjoki, popular with fishermen and hikers, and the fairy-tale Statue Park of artist Veijo Rönkkönen.