Aholansaari

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Saaren vastaanotto ja kahvio palvelee kesä-heinäkuussa 4.6. alkaen joka päivä klo 10-17 (sunnuntaina 16.6. klo 15.30 saakka), poikkeuksena yksityistilaisuuspäivät 29.6. ja 27.7. jolloin saari on avoinna vain konfirmaatiovieraille.

Lounasta tarjolla 4.6.2024 alkaen joka päivä klo 12.15-13.30, poikkeuksena yksityistilaisuuspäivät 29.6. ja 27.7. jolloin saari on avoinna vain konfirmaatiovieraille.

The Saari office is open on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


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  • Photographic exhibition People of the Smokehouses

    Photographic exhibition People of the Smokehouses

    Suitable for all ages, the exhibition presents the daily lives of people who lived in the smokehouses of North Savo, their stories and how our living conditions have changed.

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  • Simo Huhta gathers new energy for Aholansaari

    Simo Huhta gathers new energy for Aholansaari

    Simo Huhta, who turns 80, is bringing new energy to Aholansaari: his birthday memorial will be used to buy solar panels for the island. You are also welcome to the birthday party on 18 August.

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  • For visitors to Confirmation Days

    For visitors to Confirmation Days

    Boat tickets for Aholansaari's Summer Confirmation Day guests, a celebratory meal (including coffee and cake) and a separate coffee and cake package are now available for purchase.

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  • Dawn at Aholansaari

    Dawn at Aholansaari

    The Aholansaari Foundation turns 60 in 2024.For €60, you will receive the Aholansaari Dawn commemorative book (book rate €29) mailed to your home and your name on the book's congratulatory pages.

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  • Aholansaari products are also available in the winter season in the Awakener's online shop.
  • Support Aholansaari, all donation channels are here.
  • See upcoming events here!
  • Aholansaaren Matkailu Oy's share issue is underway! Read more.

The island of Aholansaari is

The home island of the 19th-century peasant and leader Paavo Ruotsalainen, now a museum site and home to the atmospheric home museum Paavo's Inn, and the summer chapel of the parish priest Kleofas Hyvämäki, built in the early 1900s.

Located on Aholansaari Island 

a holiday and camping centre offering its guests a great place to spend their leisure time. The island's full-service restaurant and ample accommodation facilities make for a successful stay. The island hosts many events during the summer season.

Welcome to the island!