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Vehkavaara Destination Guide

Discover Vehkavaara in Finland

Vehkavaara in the region of Province of Eastern Finland is a place located in Finland - some 244 mi or ( 393 km ) North-East of Helsinki , the country's capital .

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Local time in Vehkavaara is now 02:57 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Leningrad, Jõhvi, Jõgeva, Venajanaho, and Tohmajärvi. When in this area, you might want to check out Leningrad . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Vehkavaara ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Kiihtelysvaara

Kiihtelysvaara is a former municipality of Finland. On January 1, 2005 it was consolidated, together with Tuupovaara, with the city of Joensuu. It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. The municipality had a population of 2,681 (2003) and covered an area of 530.85 km² of which 43.76 is water. The population density was 5.1 inhabitants per km². The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 62.49 30.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Joensuu, Populated places disestablished in 2005

Pamilo hydroelectric power plant

The Pamilo hydroelectric power plant is a power station in Eno, Finland that supplies electricity to Finland. It was opened in 1955. It is notable for being Vattenfall's largest hydroelectric power plant in Finland, with an installed generating capacity of 84 megawatts across three units and produces 256 gigawatt hours per year. It is fed with water from the Lower-Koita River and Lake Koitere across a catchment area of 6,550 square kilometres.

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Located at 62.80 30.43 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Hydroelectric power stations in Finland

Eno, Finland

Eno is a former municipality of Finland, now part of Joensuu. It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. The municipality had a population of 6,764 (as of January 1, 2006) and covered an area of 1,088.25 km² of which 149.30 km² is water. The population density was 6.2 inhabitants per km². Eno railway station is the first station north of Joensuu on the railway between Joensuu and Nurmes. The municipality was unilingually Finnish.

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Located at 62.80 30.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Joensuu, Populated places disestablished in 2009

Eno railway station

Eno railway station is situated in Eno, North Karelia, Finland. This rural station is the first stop north of Joensuu station on the VR railway line between Joensuu and Nurmes. The station is normally only served by two passenger trains each way every day.

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Located at 62.81 30.14 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in North Karelia, Joensuu, Railway stations in Finland