Lake Saimaa is chock full of large pike and pikeperch!

Get hooked on fishing with experienced local guide. Daily trips for beginners as well for more experienced fishermen. With the assistant of the guide, you will get to see the best fishing spots of the area and get to know the best fishing techniques while using the latest fishing gear available. The commonly seen catch in the waters of Haukivesi are pike, pikeperch and perch.

Fishing trips are available all year round. | Catch a lunch is available all year round!

 

Catch your lunch

Tue-Sat 13.00

Now you get to catch your own lunch at Kalaranta!
Fish your own rainbow trout from Kalaranta’s fish well. The fish will be smoked on the spot to your lunch plate. Delicious!!

Fishing & lunch 32,90€/person.

Choose fishing as your seasonal activity included in most of our accommodation plans! Book the activity online!

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Traditional Fishing trip

🐟 Daily 10.00am – 11.30am

Book your trip!

Traditional Savonian fishing trip with a wooden boat. The skipper will take you to the fishing waters of Haukivesi where the tradition of fishing is thousands of years old. You will get to experience traditional hook fishing methods during the trip. 

Refreshing drinks will be served while listening the skipper’s stories and enjoying the beautiful scenery. 

Duration 1.5h. The trip is suitable for the whole family!

Price: 54,90€/ adults, 27,45€/ children
*Fishing permits not required on Traditional Fishing trip.

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Fishing Safari 2,5h 

🐟 Daily 12.00pm – 2.30pm

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Hop on to a state of the art fishing boat and hit the waters of Linannsaari National Park with our experienced guide! On this 2,5 hour safari you will get to see the best fishing spots in the area. You will as well get totally new perspective to fishing with the latest fishing technology. Most commonly seen catch is pike, pikeperch and perch. 

Welcome on board!
You will only need clothing suitable for fishing and a personal fishing permit. The rest is covered by us. 

Duration 2,5 h.

In fishing boats, max. 4persons/ boat (2 boats)

Price: 93,50€/person (incl. regional fishing permits, fishing equipment and drinks during the trip)

*more information of Personal Fishing Permit/Fisheries Management Fee below.

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Long Fishing Safari 4,5h

🐟 Daily 16.00-20.30

Book your safari!

Sail away to an unforgettable fishing trip in one of the cleanest fresh waters in the world! We will be using 2021 North Silver fishing boat equipped with latest fishing equipments and technology. With our experienced guide you will get to see the best fishing spots of Linnansaari National Park. Explore the underwater world with our cutting edge 3D sonars and hit the right spots for the biggest catch! 

Welcome on board!
You will only need clothing suitable for fishing and a personal fishing permit. The rest is covered by us. 

Duration 4,5 h.

In fishing boats, max. 4persons/ boat (2 boats)

Price: 193,90€/person (incl. regional fishing permits, fishing equipment and drinks during the trip)

*more information of Personal Fishing Permit/Fisheries Management Fee below.

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Ice Fishing Trip to the National Park

🐟 Daily at 10.00

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Traditional ice fishing experience awaits you!

The trip takes off at Safari house. The sleigh ride will take you to the ice fishing spot near Kaarnetsaari island. There you will get fishing advices from our experts. Catch a fish, enjoy hot beverages and relax in one of the most beautiful sceneries in Finland. 

Daily at 10.00

Duration 2.5h

You will only need warm clothing with you.

Price 54,90€/adult, 27,45€/ children 4-12v
(includes fishing gear, sleigh ride and hot drinks)

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Ice Fishing Safari to the National Park

🐟 Daily at 12.00

Book a fishing safari!

Advanced ice fishing using latest sonar technology!

The safari takes off at Safari house. From there the sleigh ride will take you to the ice fishing camp located at at Lake Saimaa. New kind of fishing experience awaits you as we will be exploring the underwater with an advanced solar technology! This is a one of a kind ice fishing experience!

Daily at 12.00

Duration 4.5h

You only need warm clothing with you. 

Price: 109 €/person
(includes fishing gear, sleigh ride and hot drinks)

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Fishing

Get hooked on fishing with experienced local guide. Daily trips for beginners as well for more experienced fishermen.

Catch your lunch

Now you get to catch your own lunch at Kalaranta! Fish your own rainbow trout from Kalaranta’s fish well. The fish will be smoked on the spot to your lunch plate. Available all year round.

 

Fisheries Management Fee

The fisheries management fee is collected by the government of Finland and it is required if you are 18-64 years of age and will be fishing with lures or traps or crayfishing. The fisheries management fee entitles angler to fish with one rod nearly everywhere in Finland as well as in public sea areas owned by the state. The fee is an investment in nature.

 The charge of fee is 6€/ 24h, 15€/ 7days, 45€/ year. The fee is per person. You can purchase fishing rights from Eräluvat online store, the service is also available as an app. Payment of the fisheries management fee is not required if you use only one rod when you are ice fishing, hook and line fishing or fishing with a simple herring rig. The permit is not needed on a Traditional Fishing trip.