Good to know about Kouvola Region
Kouvola Region is in the South-Eastern corner of Finland, just an hour and a half from Helsinki. By car, bus or by train. Kouvola is the 10th largest town in Finland and the area has a lot of recreational services and cultural sites that are a must see while in Finland.
The Kouvola Region offers many activities for children and adults alike.
Tykkimäki amusement and water parks
The third largest amusement park in Finland. Close to Kouvola centre.
The River Kymi
runs through Kouvola and Kymenlaakso. Instead of the tourist bus around the town, you can take a river boat and see the area from the water. Hear about the interesting history of the ancient river and enjoy a delicious meal prepared by the open fire.
Or you can go fishing, catch a pike and prepare it for dinner. How cool is that.
Repovesi National Park
offers accessible adventures for all. Hiking in rugged woods and nature is made easy for all skill levels. You can climb a cliff or cross a hanging bridge. Or enjoy 6000 year old rock paintings. The choice is yours.
Verla - a UNESCO World Heritage Site
one of the most popular places to visit during the summer. Surrounded by clear lakes it also offers 6000 year old rock paintings to admire. It tells the history of wood industry in authentic environment.
An ancient rock painting.
An ancient rock painting portrayed in KymiSun cake..
Our partners offer accommodation options from traditional cabins to basic hotel services.
We can include a visit to the place of your choise and make reservations for accommodations. You can also try out a Finnish sauna bathing and dip into the lake.
You can choose to stay either in hotels in the region, or stay in small lodging with modern comforts. Or camp in the wilderness.
Further information about the services and accommodations in Kouvola region.