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Kymenlaakso

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Popular things to do in Kymenlaakso

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National Park
Repovesi National Park Kouvola
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
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Garden
Sapokka Water Garden Kotka
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
World heritage site
World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill Kouvola
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Maritime Centre Vellamo Kotka
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Kymenlaakso is a region in Finland. It borders to the regions Uusimaa, Päijänne Tavastia, Southern Savonia and South Karelia. Its name means literally The Valley of River Kymijoki. Kymijoki is one of the biggest rivers in Finland with a drainage basin with 11% of the area of Finland. The city of Kotka with 55,000 inhabitants is located at the delta of River Kymijoki and has the most important import harbour in Finland. Other cities are Kouvola further in the inland which has after a municipal merger 88,000 inhabitants and the old bastion town Hamina.Historical provincesFor history, geography and culture see: Uusimaa, Karelia and TavastiaMunicipalitiesThe region of Kymenlaakso is made up of seven municipalities, of which three have city status (marked in bold).Kotka-Hamina Sub-region: Hamina (Fredrikshamn) (21,249) Kotka (54,849) Miehikkälä (2,165) Pyhtää (Pyttis) (5,360) Virolahti (Vederlax) (3,438) Kouvola Sub-region: Iitti (Itis) (6,959) Kouvola (86,943) Take a look at our Finland trip maker app to refine the details of your trip to Kymenlaakso.

Kid-friendly things to do in Kymenlaakso

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Theme Park
Tykkimaki Amusement Park Kouvola
3.0
Duration: 8 hours
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Aquarium
Maretarium Kotka
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Water Park
Tykkimaki Aquapark Kouvola
2.1
Duration: 8 hours
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Beach
Beach Mansikkalahti Kotka
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in Kymenlaakso

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History Museum
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum Kotka
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Salpa Line Museum Miehikkala
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Model Railroad Museum Kouvola Kouvola
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
Military Museum
Bunker Museum Virolahti
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in Kymenlaakso

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Hiking Trail
Santalahti Nature Trail Kotka
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Island
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth Kotka
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Spa
Tykkimaen Sauna Kouvola
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
Neighborhood
Linden Esplanade Kotka
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Shopping in Kymenlaakso

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Factory Outlet
Zsar Outlet Village Virolahti
3.2
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
Shopping Center Veturi Kouvola
3.3
Duration: 4 hours
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Civic Center
Ankkapurha Cultural Park Anjala
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Poikilo - Museums Kouvola
3.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nature in Kymenlaakso

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Forest
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area Kouvola
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Island
Fagerö Kaunissaari Pyhtaa
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Island
Haapasaari Island Kotka
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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National Park
Valkmusa National Park Siltakyla
4.7
Duration: 8 hours

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