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M/S Kianta Lake Cruises, Turjanlinna

The capacity of the boat is 80 passengers and there is a café onboard. The boat was constructed in Suomussalmi in 1912 as a towboat for floating logs. It has served as a passenger boat since 1975. Sailing season June 26 – August 13, 2023.

Daily tours go to Turjanlinna which is a museum home area of a famous Finnish author Ilmari Kianto. Departures at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.. Duration 2 hours.
Prices: Adults 20 € and children (4-12 years) 10 €, including the boat trip, guidance and entry fees.


Suomussalmi Tourist Office (Suomussalmen Matkailutoimisto)
Jalonkaarre 5
FI-89600 Suomussalmi



Turjanlinnan rantasauna sijaitsee Kiantajärven rannassa

Turjanlinna, Home of Author Ilmari Kianto

M/S Kianta Lake Cruises, Turjanlinna

Finnish author Ilmari Kianto, from the Kainuu region, was one of the most significant Finnish authors in the beginning of the 20th century. He wrote more than 60 books in his lifetime. The most famous…

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