Paddling in lake Lentiira

The paddling tours are suitable for everyone who enjoys a relaxed time outdoors in beautiful scenery! And what is even more fasscinating is that paddling is a perfectly sustainable activity. You can either choose our pre-planned excursion package or head out into the water on your own.

By paddling, you can easily access and explore the natural islands of our village, that are Selkäsaari, Vapunsaari and Sikosaari islands. If you want to go a little further, we also suggest a riverside trip to Töhönpuro and the Multipaka fire place. A real wilderness enthousiast goes on an overnight trip to Kuhmo through waterways and villages.

You can rent a canoe in our online store or book at the reception. Our excursion suggestions are as follows:
-  Selkäsaari paddling tour 4km
-  Lentiira church tour via Vapunsaari and Sikosaari 8km
- Village tour via Piirakkapuoti cafeteria and Kirveskansa church monument 7km
- Töhönpuro and Multipakka on the riverside 8 - 9 km round trip
- Rytäniemi laavu 18 km round trip
- Ränkänsaari hut in Iivantiira 30km

Given measures are rough estimates of the round trip. Check the location and distances before you set off. is a great tool for hikers alike.

Suggested destinations are often natural stages without services. That is why it is especially important that the traveler does not leave any traces of his visit on the terrain. You can bring trash with you to the Lentiira Lomakylä recycling point.


Selkäsaari Canoe Adventure for two 99€

Duration  approx. 4 hours
Level Easy 4km
Availability Monday to Saturday at 10:00 or 14:00 onwards
Including short briefing accompanied by a route map, a canoe, life jackets and survival package.


Summer season starts usually after volatile spring months of April and May. Until late October the waters are running free for fishing and other activities, and, forests will be accessible for exploration. Below you find what to do in Lentiira during summer times. We support self-guided activities with best tips and equipment rental covering bikes, boats, canoes and fishing equipment. We provide also some guided programs and holiday packages for you to choose.


Lentiira Holiday Village
Petäjäniementie 121
88930 Lentiira
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Office +358 44 72 88 930 (Eng)
Petri +358 50 585 1210 (Ger)
Larissa +358 50 586 1444 (Ger)

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