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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 .

Interactive map of Alakuona

Current time in Alakuona is now 09:24 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a 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, and Toroppala. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Leningrad . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Alakuona ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Hotelli herttua Hotel Herttua.mpg

1:56 min 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 rentoutt ..

Huliganov's Finnish Experience #6 - Kerimaki

6:23 min by usenetposts
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I went to Finland once ... it was shut. ..

bike trip to Kerimäki & Punkaharju

2:13 min by ameliesuomi
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21.08.07: Kerimäki: world's biggest wooden church Punkaharju: ridges area on lake Saimaa ..


4:49 min by RedheadScorpio
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Christmas 2010 with my family. ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Kokkosaari is the largest island in a lake on an island in a lake in the world. It is located in Kuonanjärvi on the Sääminginsalo island, which has been claimed to be the largest island in Finland. Kokkosaari is almost 2000m long, with a width of 400-900m.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.99 29.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Lake islands of Europe, Uninhabited islands of Finland

Kerimäki Church

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

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Located at 61.91 29.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Wooden churches in Finland


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 62.00 29.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Islands of Finland, Lake islands of Europe


Ylä-Enonvesi is a lake in the southeast of Finland, close to its border with Russia.

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Located at 62.06 29.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Lakes of 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 62.16 29.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Southern Savonia, Former buildings and structures of Finland, Forts in Finland