• Sulkava Rowing Race

    Sulkava Rowing Race is organised for the second weekend every July. It is one of the biggest rowing events in Finland, gathering in its best years over 10 000 rowers and over 20 000 visitors. www.suursoudut.fi
  • Sulkava Rowing Race

    Sulkava Rowing Race is organised for the second weekend every July. It is one of the biggest rowing events in Finland, gathering in its best years over 10 000 rowers and over 20 000 visitors. www.suursoudut.fi

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Easy-rowing atmosphere

Sulkava's peaceful and easy-going lifestyle sways ahead like the waves of Lake Saimaa, the largest lake district in Europe. The small rural municipality near the city of Savonlinna is well-known for the Sulkava Rowing Race and the stunning lakeland sceneries, which lure thousands of visitors every year.

Ahoy, lakeland ahead!

Sulkava and its islands offer great outdoors and marked trails for hiking, skiing and canoeing. Fishing enthusiasts can try their luck on the vast sport fishing area, and sunbathers can enjoy the beaches of Saimaa, which stretch over a thousand kilometres! In Sulkava you should also visit Vilkaharju ridge and admire the magnificent view, which compares to the famous national landscape of Punkaharju.

Make yourself at home

Even the Stone Age people knew that Sulkava is an exceptionally pleasant place to live. You can quench your thirst for history and visit Sulkava's many prehistoric dwellings. Today Sulkava provides superb quality of life for every age group. We welcome you with open arms to visit or to stay in Sulkava. It's a great place to enjoy life.

Tourist information

Kahvila-puoti Alina
Alanteentie 28,
58700 SULKAVA

Tel: +358 44 4175215
Email: matkailu(a)sulkava.fi

Opening hours:
Mon- Fri 9.00-16.00