Oravi Outdoor Center rents single kayaks, double kayaks , canadian canoes and a large variety of camping and paddling equipment. The canoe hire includes maps and route planning. There is a grocery shop in Oravi that sell camping meals etc.
Example Hotel and canoe hire package:
* Group size: 2-20
* Duration: 9 nights
* Availability: May-September
* Equipment:Double kayak or canadian canoe, paddles, 1 dry bag/person, spray deck for kayak, tent (for 2 persons), sleeping bags, sleeping pad, cooking equipment (Trangia stove, plates, cups and cutlery), maps and compass.
* Route: Oravi – Joutenvesi – Kolovesi National Park – Joutenvesi –Linnansaari National park – Oravi
Itinerary (example route for double kayak min 100km):
Day 1. Arrival in Oravi, accommodation in Hotel Oravi in double room
Day 2. Breakfast. Outfitting in Oravi Outdoor Center. The trip can begin. Route: Oravi-Joutenvesi ca.
15km (camping in tent around Nauvunselkä).
Day 3. Route: Nauvunselkä – Kolovesi ca. 20-22km. Camping at Pitkäsaari or Pyylinoja campsites.
Day 4. Route: around Kolovesi 10-20km. Visit to the 5000 years old rock paintings and camping on one
of the campsites on south Kolovesi. Also possible to do hikes on the nature paths.
Day 5. Route: Kolovei – Joutenvesi 20-30km depending on starting place. Route trough pieni Kolovesi-
Ruokosalmi and Ruunavesi. Camping around pyttyvesi.
Day 6.Joutenvesi – Haukivesi ca. 20km. Visit to Linnansaari National Park. Camping on Myhkyrä or
another northern campsite in Linnansaari.
Day 7. Arriving to the main island Linnansaari ca. 9-12km. Camping at Perpulanluhta or
Sammakkoniemi camp sites. On the island is a 7km nature trail, cafe and museum croft.
Day 8. Relaxing day in Linnansaari.
Day 9. Arrival in Oravi 6-10km, accommodation in Hotel Oravi in double room and sauna.
Day 10. Breakfast.
- Price starting
- 16.00 € per person
- Prices and more information: http://oravivillage.com/en
- Location: Oravi
- Location: Oravi
- Oravi and Rantasalmi
- 40 km to city
- Free WiFi