Lappeenranta, Finland to attract international travelers with ArrivalGuides

Gothenburg, Sweden (November 2, 2016) – Situated near the Russian border only couple of hours away from the Finnish capital, Lappeenranta is a popular international university city and an entry point between east and west.

With the beautiful Lake Saimaa, Europe´s fourth largest lake, Lappeenranta is a bustling Lakeland destination and a center of the lakeside tourism, offering visitors a remarkable display of nature, luxury spas, historical sights, cultural events, art exhibitions and an eclectic mix of recreation and leisure opportunities.

Suvi Ahola, Management & Marketing of goSaimaa Ltd, stated, “We are very excited to start co-operation with ArrivalGuides. It provides our region an amazing opportunity to be included on this international platform to promote the specialties we have to offer to a wide international audience. ArrivalGuides offers us a strong and versatile online visibility for our own created content and we hope that our message will engage more and more international tourists around the world.”

Lappeenranta is the newest tourist board to join ArrivalGuides, informing potential guests of the variety that Lappeenranta has to offer. Through their new destination guide, travelers are exposed to the diversity of their tourism offers such as guided tours, lake cruises, family activities, where to dine, shop and sleep.

Magnus Aideborn, CEO of ArrivalGuides, said, “We are very excited to have another Finnish destination as part of our destination network. Now, like all of our destination members, they have harnessed the power of one of the most powerful destination content platform in the world. We look forward to a long lasting relationship with Lappeenranta.”



About ArrivalGuides

ArrivalGuides is the world’s largest distributor of destination content, with over 340 distribution partners using our library of destination information, including photos and videos, to improve customer interaction, experience, loyalty and transactions with their brand. Our distribution network consists of major global, influential brands who are using ArrivalGuides’ destination content to drive their travel business across all platforms and digital communications including apps, booking confirmations, newsletters, Smart TV applications and touchscreens. ArrivalGuides’ head office is in Gothenburg, Sweden. For more information, please see and

About goSaimaa Ltd

goSaimaa Ltd is a corporation founded by the local cities, municipalities and travel companies. The key aim is to boost tourism in South Karelia by marketing the diverse product selection by the travel service producers. goSaimaa Ltd is responsible for organizing joint marketing of the South Karelia and updating internet portal.