Kalmari beach and recreation areaAddress: Kalmarinpolku 3, 17200 Asikkala Show map
Address: Kalmarinpolku 3, 17200 Asikkala
Kalmarinranta is a versatile recreational area, with a a public beach, said to be one of the best sandy beaches in Southern Finland. Kalmarinranta is situated near Vääksy, the municipality centre of Asikkala, on lake Vesijärvi.
The public beach of Kalmarinranta is well suited for families with children, as it is shallow and gently deepening. In addition to swimming Kalmarinranta offers a lot of activities: frisbee golf, playground, outdoor exercising area, beach volley and tennis courts. In addition, the area has a toilet, shower and summer kiosk. Nowadays Anianpelto market is being organized annually in Kalmarinranta.
The parking lot at Kalmarinranta is located in the northern side of Jyväskyläntie (Highway 24). The parking lot can be reached by car along Kalmarintie. Access from the parking lot to the beach is via an underpass below Highway 24.