The Peace of Forest
Arboretum Mustila is famous for its rhododendrons, but Mustila is so much more than just beautiful flowers.
The 120 hectare area welcomes visitors to dive in to the world of hundreds and hundreds of different plants. The trees and flowers are from different parts of the world and scientific research also takes place in Arboretum Mustila. Arboretum guides visitors with info signs and tours. Adventurous people can enjoy geocaching. You can also sit back in a cafe or enjoy local berry wine at Mustila Viini.
Wellness from the forest
It’s surprising how much nature affects our wellbeing. Arboretum Mustila can be recommended as a wellness destination as research has shown that just walking in a forest can relieve stress and lower pulse. Effects to mood should not be underestimated as they are the most remarkable health benefits of nature.
Short visit to nature can work miracles, there are a lot of new and interesting things to discover in Arboretum Mustila. As the incredibly tall trees rise to the skies, you can almost feel like you are in a northern jungle.
In the midst of the forest you can feel like you are part of nature and enjoy the treasures it has to offer. Take a deep breath and let your body and mind relax in Arboretum Mustila.
It's for everyone
If you are still looking for excuses not to visit Mustila, the location can’t be one of them. The distance from Kouvola city center or Helsinki metropolitan area is short enough to find a peaceful environment, it's just a daytrip away. Arriving at the Arboretum is easy as it is only a stone’s throw away from the road 6.
There are three different pathways in the Arboretum, you can take one that you find most interesting or all of them. At Mustila they pay attention to every visitor; there is also an easy access route. The route is upto one kilometer long, wide and well maintained. The route can be accessed with wheelchair, rollator or pram. Dogs are also welcome to Arboretum Mustila, but they must be kept on leash.