Joensuu Region

Joensuu Region

Hernan Patino/VisitFinland

Hernan Patino/VisitFinland

Joensuu Region

North Karelia is a truly unbelievable nature pearl including unspoiled nature, clean air and crystal clean water.

Tourists as locals enjoy this throughout unforgettable adventures you nearly only meets here. It is also a region including a very interesting history and background, which can be explored many places, the cultural centre Carelicum in Joensuu is one them. Some say this region connects the eastern and western cultures and religions.

The Koli National Park is very recommended to explore the incredible nature. Perfect hiking paths surround the park and on your tour around magnificent views, like over Lake Pielinen meets you.

The culinary traditions here are great, and they are very famous for their pies and pasties specialities here. All around here you eat well in many fine restaurants with a high reputation.

Whenever you decides to go in summer or winter, North Karelia is a relevant holiday choice.

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Joensuu Region