Sandcastle

For over 10 years, the Sandcastle has charmed visitors at the Harbour, with its annually changing themes.
More than three million kilos of sand is used to build the amazing Sandcastle. The Sandcastle area is open from 4 June to 31 August, and features rides and other activities.

Open

Sandcastle area is open: 4.6.-31.8.2017 from 10 am to 9 pm.

Sandcastle Tourist Information point:

4.6.-25.6. and 1.8.-31.8. daily 10-18
26.6.-31.7. daily 10-20

Contact

Satamatie 11, 53900 Lappeenranta
phone +358 (0) 40 572 2224

Start you conquer of the Lake Saimaa at Lappeenranta Harbour

The city of Lappeenranta also provides tourist information services for the Sandcastle area and you can hire bicycles, kayaks, SUP boards and a row boat at the point.

    More than three million kilos of sand is used to build the Sandcastle.
    A total of 20 sculptors are involved in building the Sandcastle (in 2016).
    This will be the 14th time the Sandcastle is being built.
    The street train route begins and ends here.
    2017 theme is Finland 200 years