Kotka-Hamina Region - The Real Finland!

Kotka-Hamina region is situated on the southeast coast of Finland, on the shores of the Baltic Sea. It consists of the cities of Kotka and Hamina and the municipalities of Pyhtää, Miehikkälä & Virolahti. Kotka–Hamina is an attractive seaside region with a laid-back islander lifestyle and a strong maritime culture. This compact yet diverse area offers untouched wilderness in a natural environment, a breathtaking archipelago, the best fishing and rafting on the River Kymijoki, urban parks and unique historical sights. Only 1 hour drive from Helsinki area and 3 hour drive from St. Petersburg. 

Pyöräily Haminassa
The Hamina bicycle route
The Hamina bicycle route
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Sapokka, Kotka, Finland
Kotka National Urban Park – five tips for park watching
Kotka National Urban Park – five tips for park watching
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Rakinkotka, Hamina
Accommodation
Accommodation
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10 Best things to do
10 Best things to do
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Sapokan Vesipuisto, Kotka
Award-winning Parks
Award-winning Parks
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Valkmusan kansallispuisto
Valkmusa National Park
Valkmusa National Park
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Shopping in Kotka-Hamina region, Finland
Shopping in Kotka-Hamina region, Finland
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Arriving
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Arriving

Here you will find information about railway and bus connections to the region as well as links to the timetables and tourist information offices.

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