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Discover Simola in Finland

Simola in the region of Province of Eastern Finland is a town located in Finland - some 220 mi or ( 355 km ) North-East of Helsinki , the country's capital .

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Local time in Simola is now 08:33 AM (Tuesday) . 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, Vannila, Savonlinna, and Salonnenä. 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 Simola ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


ICF - Joensuu [Syksy '09]

7:46 min by Hiikeri
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Syksyllä 2009 kuvattua Intruder Club Finland/Joensuu ajoa parin illan ajoista. Biisit: Road Ravens - Motor Knight Grabulator - Better than Blues The Shakes - Motor City Grooves ..

holyback manislands

1:58 min by ollikor
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Lake Holyback Manisland winter morning waking up. Sightseeing from sleeping bag lowest temperature -24C ..

Sunday Walk 22.5.11: The Quest for Reijola Harbour!

17:48 min by villevn
Views: 190 Rating: 5.00

Ok, went for a walk today, now during the day. Much better light ;D First time visiting the Reijola center, and also the harbour! Beautiful day... :) ..

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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 10 km away
Tags: Lakes of Finland, Saimaa


The Ilosaarirock Festival is an annual rock festival held on the second weekend of July in Joensuu, Eastern Finland. Founded in 1971, Ilosaarirock is the second oldest rock festival in Finland still active, and one of the oldest in Europe. In 2007 the event had 21,000 daily visitors. The festival sold out in advance every year from 1998 to 2011. Ilosaarirock is an entity of events that in its entirety, with clubs and side-events, spans from Friday to Sunday.

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Located at 62.60 29.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Joensuu, Recurring events established in 1971, Rock festivals in Finland, Visitor attractions in North Karelia

Joensuu Church

Joensuu Church is made of bricks and located in the centre of Joensuu, North Karelia, Finland. The church was built in 1903 and designed by a Finnish church architect Josef Stenbäck. The church is in the Gothic Revival style, but it also has some features of Jugendstil. The high tower located in the southeast corner is the bell tower and in the lower southwest tower is the organ. It was built in 1969 by Organ Factory of Kangasala and has 36 stops. The church has 1000 seats.

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Located at 62.59 29.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in North Karelia, Churches in Finland, Gothic Revival architecture in Finland, Joensuu, Josef Stenbäck buildings, Lutheran congregations established in the 20th century, Religious buildings completed in 1903, Visitor attractions in North Karelia


Pielisjoki River is a 67 km long river in Eastern Finland. It is the sixth most fast-flowing river in Finland and the largest river draining into Lake Saimaa. The river connects the two largest lakes in North Karelia, Pielinen and Pyhäselkä (part of Greater Saimaa). The city of Joensuu is situated at the mouth of the river.

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Located at 62.60 29.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Neva basin, Rivers of Finland

Mehtimäki Ice Hall

Mehtimäki Ice Stadium (Joensuun jäähalli) is an indoor arena located in Joensuu, Finland. It is the home arena for Jokipojat of the Mestis and Joensuun Kataja's synchronized skaters.

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Located at 62.60 29.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in North Karelia, Indoor arenas in Finland, Indoor ice hockey venues in Finland, Joensuu