7 days in Imatra & Taipalsaari Itinerary

7 days in Imatra & Taipalsaari Itinerary

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Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Siikalahti Wetland and Lietvesi Scenic Road. Change things up with these side-trips from Imatra: Viewing Platform in Puumala (in Puumala), Savonlinna (Olavinlinna Castle & Savonlinna Market Square) and Salpa Line Museum (in Miehikkala). Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Repovesi National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lauritsala Church, and head outdoors with Atreenalin Seikkailupuistot.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Imatra holiday planner.

Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Taipalsaari.

Things to do in Imatra

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Puumala, Savonlinna, Repovesi National Park, Lauritsala Church, Salpa Line Museum
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Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Salpa Line Museum ©
Salpa Line Museum
Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island


Taipalsaari ©
Taipalsaari is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the South Karelia region. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Haikkaanlahden Hiking Trail. On the 15th (Sat), trek along Haikkaanlahden Hiking Trail and then examine the collection at Saimaa Kanal Museum.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Taipalsaari day trip app.

Traveling by car from Imatra to Taipalsaari takes an hour. September in Taipalsaari sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipalsaari

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

The Astuvansalmi rock paintings, Saimaa Kanal Museum
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Saimaa Kanal Museum ©
Saimaa Kanal Museum