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Kontu Destination Guide

Explore Kontu in Russia

Kontu in the region of Kareliya is a place in Russia - some 483 mi or ( 777 km ) North-West of Moscow , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Kontu

Time in Kontu is now 12:11 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Moscow " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yanis'yarvi, Yalonvara, Sotikov, Soanlakhti, and Leningrad. Since you are here already, consider visiting Yanis'yarvi . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Kontu ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Рыбалка в Янисъярви, база

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Рыбалка в Янисъярви ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Harlu is a former municipality of Finland located in the present-day Russia. Harlu was part of the Ladoga Karelia district, an area ceded to the Soviet Union in 1940 in the Moscow Peace Treaty. Administratively the area is nowadays part of the Pitkyarantsky District in the Republic of Karelia. The municipality ceased to function in 1948.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.80 30.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Populated places disestablished in 1948

Lake Yanisyarvi

Lake Yanisyarvi is a lake in the Republic of Karelia, Russia, located north of and draining to Lake Ladoga. The basin of this somewhat circular lake was formed by meteorite impact 700±5 million years ago during the Cryogenian period. The crater is 14 kilometers in diameter. Prior to World War II, the lake was thought to be the second known volcanic caldera in Finland (the other was Lake Lappajärvi). Both were eventually recognized as impact craters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.97 30.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Lakes of the Republic of Karelia, Neva basin