The environment of the villas offers great opportunities for many kinds of activities. In addition, there is lot of sights to see and experience.

Hobbies for summer and winter time

During the summer time you can swim and fish by the lake Lohonjärvi or pick berries and mushrooms in the near forests. You can also go walking along the near nature path and just enjoy the peace of the forest. You can also rent bicycles and electric outboard motor for rowing boat. During the winter fishermen will go ice fishing.

Few hunded meters away from the villas there is an illuminated ski track for both classic and skating style of skiers. You can also go ice skating to the hockey rink, which is located a few kilometres away from the villas or if the weather allows, even on the ice of the lake. There's also possibility of dog sled riding 15 kilometres away from the villas.

Museums and sights

In Ylämaa you can explore the rare jewel, spectrolite at the gem village as well as at the gem museum. Ylämaa Gem and Mineral Show is held annually after the Midsummer weekend.

With accomondation there's also an opportunity to book Ylämaa Mystique 's trips. Ask about the various options, services also can be customized according to the situation. Further information from Ylämaa Mystique's website.

You can also visit the Salpalinja defence line which was built during World War II. Mill of Joutsenkoski is located along the road of Vaalimaa (387). Further information can be found from links below:

  • Gem museum
  • Gem tour
  • Salpalinja defence line
  • Mill of Joutsenkoski
  • Hiking path of Ylämaa