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Punkaharju is located in Eastern Finland on Lake Saimaa.


Punkaharju [2] ridge is a famous national landscape protected by a national reserve.

Punkaharju Ridge

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Highway nr 14 goes via Punkaharju village. To the south the road goes towards Parikkala village and to the west towards Savonlinna town and Juva.

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From Savonlinna and Parikkala [3]

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During the summer season it's possible to come to Punkaharju by S/S Heinävesi ship from Savonlinna [5]

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  • Lusto - Finnish Forest Museum, Lustontie 1, Punkaharju, [1]. Lusto is a national museum and science centre of international importance focusing on Finnish forest culture and illustrating the interaction between man and the forest from the past to the future.  edit
  • Drive along the famous Punkaharju ridge scenic road[6]. On the south end of the road you can find the restored WW2 Salpa-line fortifications and on the north end of the road is the beautiful Valtionhotelli.

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