Punkaharju Nature Reserve

Esker- and lake landscape in the aerial photo. Some trees have already yellow colours of the autumn.

Punkaharju esker ridge has been an internationally known tourist destination already for two hundred years due to the natural beauty of its landscape. It is one of Finland's national landscapes and the beautiful lake views seen between its majestic pines are still the biggest attraction of the area. 

Suitability: Amongst the numerous trails of the area there is something for everyone - also a lit trail and an accessible trail.

The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Lakeland.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/punkaharju