Päijätsalo is situated about 7 kilometres west of the parish village of Sysmä. At Päijätsalo's highest point, you can climb to the observation tower. Due to the elevation changes in the middle section of the trail and some rocky parts the Päijätsalo trail is classified as intermediate.
40 km north-west of Heinola, Tainionvirta current 100 m (length 30 km, width 0.05 km), hard, both shallow and deep parts, sandy clay, mud bottom. Beach is also suitable for children. The boat and the beach is in shared use with the owner.