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Bicycle trip in Verla

11.01.21

Bicycle trip in Verla

When in Kouvola… be sure to visit the historical wood mill village of Verla. It gives an excellent picture of what the region is about historically when ...

MotoGP KymiRing Finland

07.12.20

MotoGP KymiRing Finland

9-11 July, 2021, KymiRing Finland

Kimola Canal

07.12.20

Kimola Canal

Kimola Canal opened its gates for boaters on 3rd August. From Pielavesi lake, 400 km away, you can navigate through Vesijärvi, Päijänne and ...

Cottage here, cottage there

19.11.20

Cottage here, cottage there

Cottage life is an essential part of Finland and our lifestyle.

In Kouvola we have 450 lakes and about 7700 summer cottages. If you are not invited ...

Unique World Heritage site Verla

21.09.20

Unique World Heritage site Verla

Verla area radiates the atmosphere of the turn of the 19th century. This destination combines culture, history, architecture, activities and nature.

Kouvola Nights

18.09.20

Kouvola Nights

Kouvola is best known for the pristine nature of Repovesi National Park, living history of UNESCO World Heritage Site Verla and fun in the Tykkimäk ...

The taste of Kouvola

18.09.20

The taste of Kouvola

It’s common for us locals in Kouvola to eat well as often as possible. Thanks to a great selection of local produce, we don’t have to venture ...

Coronavirus: Guidance for Travellers

05.06.20

Coronavirus: Guidance for Travellers

Finland is opening up one step at a time after declaring a nationwide state of emergency due to the Covid-19/Coronavirus outbreak. Finnish borders open for work-based ...

Tykkimäki – Triple the Fun

02.06.20

Tykkimäki – Triple the Fun

Tykkimäki Amusement Park is situated in a beautiful natural environment in Kouvola.

Kouvola’s own amusement hill

29.05.20

Kouvola’s own amusement hill

The king of Sweden once had so much fun in Tykkimäki, that he lost track of time. Granted, this also happens to the locals every now and then.