GORGEOUS ROCKY LANDSCAPES AT SAVITAIPALE
One of the most beautiful trails in South Karelia
ORRAINPOLKU TREKKING TRAIL
Orrainpolku, one of the finest hiking trails in South Karelia, is located in Savitaipale, in the scenery of Lake Kuolimo.
There are varied landscapes and climbs along the trail and great views at Luotolahdenvuori to Lake Kuolimo.
At the beginning of the trail is the Onkilampi lean-to, which is also suitable for families with children. The rest of the trail is more demanding and not suitable for small children.
There are two resting points along the route. There is a campfire site on the Onkilampi lean-to and there is a dry toilet and a campfire site on the Luotolahti lean-to.
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Name of the attraction: Orrainpolku
Address and parking: Partakoskentie 1520, 54800 Savitaipale
Open: All year round
Province, location and region: Etelä-Karjala, Savitaipale, Orrai
Address: Partakoskentie 1520, 54800 Savitaipale
Parking: Partakoskentie 1520, 54800 Savitaipale
Target group: Families with children, seniors, hikers
Distance from the center of Lake Korpijärvi: Approximately 4o km (approx. 40 min.) by car
Open: Open all year round, but nature trails are not open during snowy days
Trail length: About 7-10 km
Duration: 2-3 h
Difficulty: Demanding, part of the trail is not suitable for young children
Equipment: Hiking boots, rain gear in the rain, campfire equipment
Please note: You can’t use prams or pushchairs in the nature trails
Map of the trails on Visit Savitaipale website: Save PDF
Hiking trails by Lake Kuolimo on Visit Savitaipale website: Open GIF picture
Trail descprition and map on Saimaa Geopark -website: Save PDF
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Keywords: Attraction, hiking, families with children, families, children, adults, seniors, hikers, outdoor activity, spring, summer, autumn, winter
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