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Pistohiekka beach in Puumala, Lake Saimaa Region

Pistohiekka beach in Puumala, Lake Saimaa Region

Located on the picturesque Route 62 running along Lake Saimaa’s shores, Pistohiekka Beach gives you the best Lakeland Finland has to offer!

Long sandy beaches, a popular campsite and atmospheric rental cottages, a traditional Finnish dance pavilion, a restaurant serving high-quality local food and a lakeside sauna with panoramic views. As a Saimaa Geopark site, Pistohiekka has historical significance in both social and geological sense and has been a popular destination for locals and visitors alike for decades. Whether you are dipping in the refreshing waves of Lake Saimaa, enjoying a cold beverage on the restaurant terrace or dancing the night away to live music, Pistohiekka beach will ensure your will have a good time whatever the weather.

The 60 km Puumala Archipelago cycling route offers an opportunity to take in the beautiful nature around you. The route includes a ferry crossing and bikes are available to rent from local businesses.

Visit Puumala

Pistohiekanraitti 33
52200 Puumala

+358 50 562 0706