14 days in Kotka Itinerary

14 days in Kotka Itinerary

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Kotka

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Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Get some historical perspective at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church and Church of Hollola. Step off the beaten path and head to Söderskärin majakka and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kotka: St Michael Church (in Pernaja), The Astuvansalmi rock paintings (in Ristiina) and Ruotsinpyhtaa (Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa & Stromforsin ruukki). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko, appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Main Building of Military School, and stroll through Santalahti Nature Trail.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kotka attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major airports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Tampere-Pirkkala Airport and Turku Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Hamina, Porvoo, Kouvola, Ruotsinpyhtaa
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St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa