Hop On Hop Off Mikkeli - Tour to Astuvansalmi rock paintings

Tour to the rock paintings of Astuvansalmi

New! Experience Saimaa and the tourist attractions on its shores, starting from the harbour of Mikkeli.

On this full-day tour you can enjoy the lake scenery of Lake Saimaa, have a delicious soup lunch on the boat ride and stop to admire the rock paintings dating back about 5 000 years.

We take the outward journey by boat Aino and the return from Kallioniemi by charter bus. You can travel with us all day or stay for a day in Kyyhkylä or Heimari if you like.

The tour will take place in summer 2022 as follows:

  • Wednesdays in July (6.7., 13.7., 20.7. and 27.7)




09:30 Mikkeli harbour / Aino boat

09:45 Kenkävero (stop for 15 min)

10:00 Kenkävero

10:30 Kyyhkylä Wellbeing Resort (stop for 15 min)

10:45 Kyyhkylä Wellbeing Resort

11:15 Hotel Heimari (stop for 15 min)

11:30 Hotel Heimari

14:00 Astuvansalmi rock paintings

14:45 Astuvansalmi rock paintings

15:00 Kallioniemi villa

16:30 Kallioniemi villa / charter bus

17:00 Hotel Heimari

17:00 Hotel Heimari

17:10 Kyyhkylä Wellbeing Resort

17:10 Kyyhkylä Wellbeing Resort

17:25 Charter bus stop by the market place

17:25 Charter bus stop by the market place

17:30 Charter bus stop at the Matkakeskus terminal


  • 55 € / adult
  • 20 € / under 15 yrs.
  • Children under 3 years free of charge

The price includes: outward transport by boat Aino, return transport by charter bus and a guided tour of the rock paintings.

Please note

  • The itinerary is sent to passengers the day before.
  • You can also hop on a day trip from a stop along the route. Please mention the stop when you book your trip, in the "More information on the purchase" section.
  • The schedule of the tour may be affected by the weather in Saimaa and summer road traffic.
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