Lappeenranta is a verdant city with many green areas that extend from the heart of the City to its outskirts. An attractive urban environment is highly valued in Lappeenranta. The vast and impressive summertime flowerbeds have been praised by locals and tourists alike.
The City also has an arboretum that showcases a collection of trees. The trees and shrubs in the arboretum have grown quite old, so it is a great place to see how big your saplings may one day grow to be. The arboretum is located in the area surrounding the Water Tower.