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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 ...

Kimola Canal is now open

04.08.20

Kimola Canal is now open

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

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.

We like to move it, move it!

29.05.20

We like to move it, move it!

Tykkimäki Actionpark is full of fun and games for everyone, all year round!

Legends of Elimäki Church

28.05.20

Legends of Elimäki Church

Elimäki church is the oldest wooden church in Finland. Its construction began in 1638 and continued in several stages. The bell tower and the stone wall surrounding ...

Take the bus to Repovesi National Park

12.05.20

Take the bus to Repovesi National Park

Nature is always close in Kouvola. Thanks to a convenient bus connection, all the great destinations in the area of Repovesi and Verla are closer than ever!