Patvinsuo National Park

Patvinsuo National Park is well known for wild animal life and in the open marshes of Patvinsuo.

In the park, you will find spots including viewing towers, where from you can overlook the changing marshland scene on misty autumn mornings, light summer nights, or in the springtime when birds flock to the bogs to feed and breed.

The National Park here is visible all year and invite to all kind of fun and adventure experience.  Why not after a nice walk takes a cooling dip by a sandy shore or the lakeside sauna at Suomunjärvi. Pick one of the amazing hiking trails or trying out by renting a canoeing.

Wild animal life

You might be lucky enough to see a distant bear, though bears typically do their best to avoid people. 

Patvinsuo National Park is located 3 hours by car from Kuopio in the summer.


Patvinsuo National Park
81650 Lieksa

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  • Lattitude: 63.113122
  • Longitude: 30.701186