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Rääkkylä Destination Guide

Discover Rääkkylä in Finland

Rääkkylä in the region of Province of Eastern Finland with its 2,855 habitants is a town located in Finland - some 215 mi or ( 346 km ) North-East of Helsinki , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Rääkkylä

Local time in Rääkkylä is now 01:43 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Leningrad, Veliky Novgorod, Tartu, Vannila, and Tutjunniemi. When in this area, you might want to check out Leningrad . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Rääkkylä ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Pilot trip to Finland Day 4. Varpasalo and Oravisalo, Rääkkylä

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The pilot trip to Finland is part of international CULTrips project. Day 4 - Traditions of the Islanders in Varpasalo and Oravisalo in Rääkkylä: workshops of Karelian pies and kantele, rowing activity ..

Kylämatkailukohteita Rääkkylässä.wmv

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Kylämatkailun koulutuspäivässä tutustuttiin Ateljee Silkkipartioon ja Villa Raitaan Rääkkylässä. ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Pyhäselkä

Pyhäselkä is a lake in Finland. It forms the northernmost part of the Saimaa lake system.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.47 29.77 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Lakes of Finland, Saimaa

Paasselkä

Paasselkä (earlier Paasivesi) is an oval-shaped lake formed in an eroded impact crater in Southern Savonia, Finland. The lake, which is a part of Orivesi, which is in turn part of the Greater Saimaa, is devoid of islands which makes it different from other lakes in the region. Paasselkä is also unusually deep, 75 m at the deepest point. The Paasselkä impact occurred about 229 million years ago and affected Paleoproterozoic crystalline rocks and some overlying sandstones of the Baltic Shield.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.15 29.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Impact craters of Finland, Lakes of Finland, Saimaa, Triassic impact craters

Paasselkä devils

Paasselkä devils are light phenomena sometimes appearing at Lake Paasselkä, Finland and swampy and forested areas nearby the lake. Paasselkä is a lake formed in an impact crater. There is a magnetic anomaly in the centre of the lake. The Paasselkä Devil is usually told to be a ball of light visible in the air above Paasselkä or areas nearby. It is said to move at varying speeds on some occasions and to remain stationary at others. Sometimes there are several balls.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.15 29.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Atmospheric ghost lights, Finnish folklore, Finnish legendary creatures, Magnetic anomalies

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Rääkkylä