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Jaksamo Destination Guide

Discover Jaksamo in Finland

Jaksamo in the region of Lapponia is a town located in Finland - some 435 mi or ( 700 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital .

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Local time in Jaksamo is now 05:22 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending onyour flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Savukoski, Salla, Rovaniemi, Posio, and Pelkosenniemi. When in this area, you might want to check out and Jaksamo . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Yli-Kitka is a lake in Finland, in the municipalities of Kuusamo and Posio. The lake is connected to Ala-Kitka at Kilkilösalmi strait. Yli-Kitka combined with Ala-Kitka is the largest unregulated lake in Finland. Riisitunturi National Park is located north of the lake. From Ala-Kitka the waters flow trough the Kitkanjoki river to the Oulankajoki river which is part of the Kovda River basin that drains into the White Sea in Russia.

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Located at 66.13 28.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Geography of Northern Ostrobothnia, Kovda River basin, Kuusamo, Lakes of Finland, Posio