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Alakuona Destination Guide

Explore Alakuona in Finland.

Alakuona in the region of Province of Eastern Finland is a town in Finland - some 189 mi (or 305 km) North-East of Helsinki, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Alakuona is now 03:45 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Helsinki" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Leningrad, Veliky Novgorod, Tartu, Ylakuona, Toroppala or Porvoo. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Pennala, Luotajarvi, Konnalampi and Alakuona. 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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Videos

Hotelli herttua Hotel Herttua mpg

01:56 min ( April 26, 2012 by HotelliHerttua)
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Herttuan hotelli, ravintola ja kuntoutuskeskus sijaitsee Kerimäellä puhtaan Puruveden rannalla rauhallisen luonnon ympäröimänä. Herttuassa yhdistyvät kaikki tavoitteellisen kuntoutusjakson ja r...

Huliganov's Finnish Experience #6 - Keri...

06:23 min ( January 14, 2008 by usenetposts)
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I went to Finland once ... it was shut


Joulu2010

04:49 min ( December 24, 2010 by RedheadScorpio)
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Christmas 2010 with my family

Bike trip to Kerimäki & Punkaharju

02:13 min ( August 26, 2007 by ameliesuomi)
Views: 1,116 - Rating: 3.28571/5

21.08.07: Kerimäki: world's biggest wooden church Punkaharju: ridges area on lake Saimaa


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Interesting facts about this location

Sääminginsalo

Sääminginsalo has been said to be the largest true island of Finland . If it is considered as an island, it is the third largest island in a lake in the world. This inland island is located in Southern Savonia region, Eastern Finland and is surrounded by the lake Greater Saimaa, and an artificial canal, Raikuun kanava, that was built in 1750s. The most famous sight on Sääminginsalo is the Kerimäki Church, the largest wooden church in the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.98, 29.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Finland, Lake islands of Europe

Kerimäki Church

The Kerimäki Church in Kerimäki, Finland, is the largest wooden church in the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.98, 29.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Wooden churches in Finland

Orivirran saarto

Orivirran saarto is a ruin of a 16th century fortress located in Savonranta, Finland. It is believed to be built some time between 1540 and 1550 and was used until the beginning of the 17th century. Its status was to be an early warning for the St. Olaf's Castle which is still located 50 km to south. It has a four cornered layout with dimensions of 60 m by 20 m build from stones and an outer fortress around 65 m by 75 m. When operational it had 300 to 400 soldiers and 5 to 10 cannons.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.98, 29.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Former buildings and structures of Finland, Forts in Finland

Retretti

Retretti is a major art museum in Punkaharju, Finland. It is unique in that most of its exhibition space is underground. The man-made caves total 3,700 square metres and reach a depth of 30 metres . There is a souvenir shop and a restaurant in the premises.

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Located at 61.98, 29.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in Finland, Museums in Southern Savonia, Punkaharju

Savonranta

Savonranta is a former municipality of Finland. It became part of Savonlinna in the beginning of the year 2009. It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. The municipality had a population of 1,263 (2003) and covered an area of 568.59 km² of which 182.55 km² is water. The population density was 3.3 inhabitants per km². The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.98, 29.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Former municipalities of Finland, Populated places disestablished in 2009, Savonlinna