Incoming tourists can get the information about tourist sights, itineraries and accomodation in Sortavala and nearby regions in Visit-center of Sortavala city.

Karelian villages Kinerma, Sholtozero and Rubchoila invite you to experience real  country life with its splendid air and imperceptible charm without city ruffle, noise and high technology.

Songo and Tumba


The Songo river is one of the sources of Luzhma, it runs from Tunasozero lake.

Tumba is a source of Songo river. Its mouth is a shallow and narrow taiga river with numerous rafts. After passing Elejarvi lake the river becomes more full-flowing.

Tumba flows into Kerdano lake, which later goes into Unutozero. The western shore of the latter if formed with a high rocky ridge. A short (8 meters) but rough river Songo runs from Unutozero. The shores of the river are very picturesque.