Lappeenranta offers a laid-back and compact destination for different types of group tours, whether it’s a culture trip or a meeting. There are plenty of options for organising accommodation, meals and additions to the programme.
You can even fit in a short cruise on Lake Saimaa!
Both the City’s Tourist Information and the customer service centre Winkki will be happy to help you with the planning.

Activities for groups


Cruises sail from Lappeenranta harbour to the Saimaa Canal and the archipelago (duration 2 or 3 hours). It's also possible to book small private cruises.

Read more about cruises

Guided tours

With a guide you get to see and experience more of the city and you will make your trip an experience. Guids can be booked through Lappeenrannan Matkailuoppaat ry

Stories from the Fortress by Lempi the Baker guided tours in the Fortress on Fridays August 4-18 2023 at 4 pm, see more information and book tickets on Lakeland Experiences here.

Rauha Tourism and Recreational Area

The Rauha-Tiuru area, located in the easternmost part of the City, about 35 km from the city centre, is one of the most beautiful tourist areas in the Nordic countries. Nestled on the shore of Lake Saimaa, this recreational area enjoys a location of immense natural beauty, and offers a wide range of activities, restaurants and accommodation services for those on a day trip or on a longer stay. There are spectacular hiking routes in the area. Activities abound, both in the winter and summer seasons.

Read more about Rauha

The Lappeenranta City Orchestra

The Lappeenranta City Orchestra is a vibrant sinfonietta with 21 full-time musicians. The diverse programmes range from chamber music to symphonies, from classical to entertainment and from old to new music.

See more here