Take a guided half-day tour to one of the Seven Wonders in the Savo Region, breathtaking Orinoro Gorge. Your local guide leads you into this small-group adventure in trails of Orinoro ... More info ›
Take a guided half-day tour to one of the Seven Wonders in the Savo Region, breathtaking Orinoro Gorge. Your local guide leads you into this small-group adventure in trails of Orinoro. Fresh air and Finnish forest will empower you, after which you will be rewarded with hot coffee and sausages grilled over a campfire.
Enjoy a complimentary hotel pickup and transfer from your centrally located Leppävirta accommodation to Orinoro Gorge by an adventure van accommodating up to 8 people.
Guide will drive you along the small country road to Mustinmäki scenic area, near the gorge. You leave the car in parking and walk along nature trails to Orinoro gorge. In winter time you use the shorter trail (3.5 km; approx. 2.2 miles) and in the summer you can choose the longer trail (8 km; 5 miles). You will take your time and admire great Finnish forest and the wildlife. Orinoro Gorge has been named as 'one of the Seven Wonders in the Savo Region'. It is an important geological site, carved by glaciers during the last Ice Age. Walking through the narrow gorge makes you feel small. Rocks and trees covered by moss and lichen are like in a fairytale.
After visiting the gorge you head to a nearby forest shelter where your guide makes fire. Hot coffee and grilled sausage will be prepared and taste delicious around open fire. After well deserved snack you return to car.
In the winter time Orinoro becomes a real wonderland. Your guide will tell you about the region and the history of the gorge along the way. After the completion of the adventure, enjoy the worry-free transfer in adventure van back to your hotel in central Leppävirta.