Located in Leppävirta, Liukonpelto Organic Farm offers a wonderful setting for nature trips and environmental education in the scenic shoreline reserve of Suvasvesi covering 20 hectares. On the farm, there is a 2,5 km nature trail. The owners spend their summers in Finland and their winters in Norway, where they also have an accommodation for visitors.
In Leppävirta, accommodation is available in a cottage, in a traditional outbuilding (sleeping 7-10 persons), in a hut and in the mainbuilding of the farm. The cottage is situated in a deciduous woodland on Lake Suvasvesi, and the hut on a campsite close by the nature reserve. Campers are also welcome on the campsite or in the vicinity of the farm building. Breakfast, picnics and other meals are available if pre-booked. Home-made rye bread is a speciality, and you can also buy home-grown potatoes, peas, onions and strawberries.
There is a possibility to learn about organic farming. Guided excursions can be organized in the forests or along the nature trail, and also tourism service packages are available if pre-ordered. An outdoor kitchen and a beach are in the vicinity of the cottage. Tents, a large tent and a heater are for rent, and a boat, canoes and bikes are for loan. Cultural attractions in the area include the famous Convents of Valamo and Lintula (30 km).
Bicycles for rent
Facilities for playing outside
Guided excursions in the surroundings
Participation in daily farm-activities possible
Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)
Small live stock for children
Special target groups
Working on the farm (in exchange for board and lodging) possible
A part-time farm
Organic or biodynamic farmArable farming