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Aavasaksa Destination Guide

Delve into Aavasaksa in Finland!

Aavasaksa in the region of Lapponia is a city in Finland - some 431 mi (or 694 km) North of Helsinki, the country's capital.

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Current time in Aavasaksa is now 04:48 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Helsinki" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Torakankorva, Ruskola, Pajala, Niska, Matarengi or Aavasaksa. While being here, make sure to check out OEvertornea, Hedenaset, Alkkula, Ylitornio, Rinne and Alaviinpola as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Avasaksa 2 (FIN)(aavasaksa)

06:07 min ( April 19, 2009 by lillturken71)
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If you are in Övertorneå visit aavasaksa mountain in finland nice view there

Uintia Tornionjoessa - Swimming in Torni...

01:03 min ( August 15, 2010 by mollila)
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Early morning swim in Tornio river in august 2010


Avasaksa(FIN)

03:57 min ( April 19, 2009 by lillturken71)
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Interesting facts about this location

Tengeliönjoki

Tengeliönjoki is a river of Finland. It is 51 kilometres in length. It is a tributary of Torne River (in Finnish Tornionjoki, in Swedish Torne älv) in Finnish Lapland.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 66.38, 23.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Finland, Torne river basin

Övertorneå Municipality

Övertorneå Municipality (Swedish: Övertorneå kommun, Meänkieli: Matarengi, Finnish: Ylitornion kunta; sometimes also referred to as Matarengin kunta by northern Finnish press to avoid confusion with the similarly named Finnish municipality Ylitornio) is a municipality in Norrbotten County in northern Sweden, bordering Finland. Its seat is located in Övertorneå. Until the Finnish War (1808–1809) Övertorneå and the Finnish Ylitornio were a single municipality.

More reading: Övertorneå Municipality homepage
Located at 66.38, 23.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Meänkieli language municipalities, Municipalities of Norrbotten County, Municipalities of Sweden

Ylitornio railway station

Ylitornio railway station is located in the municipality of Ylitornio in the Lapland Province of Finland. It is located about 62 kilometres north from Tornio railway station. The station only serves passenger traffic; most trains are hauled by VR Class Dr16 locomotives. Ylitornio railway station was opened in 1927.

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Located at 66.38, 23.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Railway stations in Lapland (Finland), Ylitornio

Maaherra

Maaherra is a village in the county of Norrbotten in Sweden.

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Located at 66.38, 23.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Norrbotten County

Torne Valley

The Torne Valley or Torne River Valley lies at the border of Sweden and Finland. It is named after the Torne River flowing through the valley and into the Gulf of Bothnia. Geographically the townships and municipalities that make up the area are Haparanda, Övertorneå, Pajala and Kiruna in Sweden, and Tornio, Ylitornio, Pello, Kolari, Muonio and Enontekiö in Finland.

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Located at 66.38, 23.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Divided regions, Landforms of Finland, Landforms of Sweden, Lapland, Sub-regions of Finland