network’s companies


Active Savonlinna
– Sport, Wellness & Outdoor

Active Savonlinna – company network was established around for sport, wellness and outdoor. There are ten companies and communities participating to Active Savonlinna which are providing sport, wellness and outdoor services in Savonlinna area.

The network aims to showcase Sport, Wellness and Outdoor development as a year-round tourist attraction in Savonlinna. Enterprises attract tourists with beautiful landscapes, national parks and sights of interest throughout the year. Every enterprise on the network have integrative factors: solid expertise and intensity on quality servicescape. These factors, combined with beautiful nature, give guests memorable experiences.

Active Savonlinna is subproject for Savonlinna Destination – Visit Saimaa (SD2020) – project and it gets Leverage from the EU. Read more about SD2020-project

Bewell Center Tanhuvaara

Bewell Center Tanhuvaara is modern wellness center located in Tanhuvaara Sports Institute area about 20 minutes’ drive away from Savonlinna martketplace.

Cooperation with Tanhuvaara it offers massage, fascial treatments, acupuncture, pedicure and also cosmetician and haircut-services for groups and individual customers.

Matkailukeskus Harjun Portti

Holiday Resort Harjun Portti is located in year-round Tuunaansaari holiday village in Savonlinna’s Punkaharju. Harjun Portti offers cozy and inexpensive cottage accommodation short walk away from steamship platform and Retretti- train stop. In Harjun Portti there are also café-restaurant, variety of activities, versatile equipment rental as well as in summer and winter. In guest harbor there are places over 20 boats and refueling.

Every cottage is equipped with own sauna and equipment for longer stays. All cottages are located in Punkaharju Resort with excellent location such as Waterpark Kesämaa, Art Manor Johanna Oras, Forest Museum Lusto. In Harjun Portti there are total 24 cottages and over 100 beds.


Kerigolf is located in Kerimäki, 17 kilometres away from Savonlinna town. It is located right next to Kerimaa holiday resort. Kerigolf is unique field with 18-holes where players can enjoy a round of golf in the middle of the magnificent nature. The course is designed by Ronald Fream who once fell in love the beautiness of the area and differences of the terrain heights.

Kerigolf offers golf courses for beginners and any other golf instructions guidanced by PGA Pro Tuomas Sistonen. Lessons can be arranged both beginners and advanced players, in a groups or individuals. Club’s café-restaurant and 10-kiosk takes care that players will be nourished.


Kerimaa is small and beautiful village 17 kilometers away from Savonlinna and Punkaharju towns. Kerimaa holiday resort offers lovely settings for holiday: cozy accommodation in loft apartments and unique cottages equipped with own sauna and small kitchens. In Kerimaa’s 190 seats log restaurant you can enjoy breakfast year-round and ala carte meals during summer. In Kerimaa you can also arrange parties, meetings and corporate events.

Kerimaa offers activities for everyone. There are 18-hole golf course right next to, good outdoor facilities and diverse possibilities for sports. For fishmen Kerimaa is a paradise: Kannantakainen salmon pond, Sylkyjärvi-lake and nearby Puruvesi (Lake Saimaa) will give experiences for all.


Kruunupuisto is located in Punkaharju, in a stunning ridge area about 30 kilometers away from Savonlinna town. Kruunupuisto offers rehabilitation and well-being services and also well as holidays and leisure activity services.

Enjoy hotel and restaurant services and conference services in historical jugend time buildings. Versatile healthy, sport and wellness treatments makes your holiday perfect. Amazing Punkaharju ridge area is stunning year-round ja finish your holiday. Ridge area gives you unique settings for outdoor activities and hiking.

Saimaa Holiday Oravi

Versatile Oravi is located in 40 kilometres away from the Savonlinna town. From Oravi village you will find services which supports your holiday: Hotel Oravi, reception to the villas and hotel, shop, guest harbor and Restaurant Ruukinranta.

Oravi is located in middle of the Lake Saimaa. Next to Oravi there are two national parks Linnansaari and Kolovesi. Fishy lakes and stunning archipelago provides experiences in nature throughout the year. Great guides, wide spectrum of rental equipment, different kind of controlled safaris and passenger traffic to Linnansaari national park are keys to the easy and safe holiday.

Rantasalmi Golf

Rantasalmi Golf is an inexpensive nine-hole golf course located in 50 kilometers away from Savonlinna. In Pehtoori house there are golf’s reception, pro-shop and locker rooms. Enjoy in Pehtoori’s café pastries with hot or cold drinks.

Par-figure for nine fairways is 33. In course there are driving range, practice green and bunker. Narrow greens make playing challenging. Players with excellent short game skills will make the best results. After all the course is also suitable for the beginners.

Savonlinnan Seudun Liikunta

Savonlinnan Seudun Liikunta association promotes sports and different kind of sports activities in Savonlinna region. The idea of the association is to support and develop Savonlinna region’s sport clubs’ functions and enables the area of sports and youth work. Savonlinnan Seudun Liikunta provides jobs for long-term unemployed and young people.

Savonlinnan Seudun Liikunta takes care of Savonlinna’s sports facilities. Association also organizes events and helps other to organizing. Events that they have organized are example Pyhän Olavin marathon and unique event called “Norsupallo World Championship”.

Sulkavan Suursoudut

Sulkavan Suursoudut – rowing event is arranged every year in June. It is world’s biggest rowing event and event was held first time in 1968. Main competition route is 60 kilometers long. Other routes are 30 kilometers long night rowing, 70 kilometres long trip rowing, four kilometers long rowing challenge and Hakovirta’s 20 kilometers for church boats, small boats, canoes and kayaks.

Tanhuvaaran Urheiluopisto

Tanhuvaara is versatile and sporty service center located in 14 kilometers away from city center of Savonlinna. Tanhuvaara holiday resort’s sport services are in top level. In Tanhuvaara there are practicing as well as European Champion, jawelin thrower Antti Ruuskanen than leisure time hobbyist and vacationers. Tanhuvaara offer sporty opportunities for all ages, indoor and outdoor, in summer and winter and controlled or independently.

Other holiday resort’s services are example sport spa, gym, ice hall, wellness center Bewell Tanhuvaara and many hiking routes and beautiful nature.   Tanhuvaara has accommodation from camping area to Villa Vuorela and from hostel to hotel.