Saimaa UNESCO Global Geopark is a unique and fascinating area of geological and cultural significance, which offers visitors a chance to explore some of Finland’s most beautiful and interesting natural and historical sites. Whether you are interested in geology, history, or outdoor recreation, the Saimaa Geopark is definitely worth a visit.
Saimaa Geopark is home to a wide range of geological features including ancient rock formations such as Astuvansalmi Rock Paintings. It also features a diverse range of ecosystems, including forests and lakes, which provide habitat for a wide variety of plant and animal species.
Saimaa Geopark was designated as a UNESCO Global Geopark on 2021.
Over 40 Geopark sites invite you to explore!