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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. 

Leijalautailua meren jäällä. Kuvaaja Venla Nopanen
Spend an active winter day in Kotka-Hamina region
Spend an active winter day in Kotka-Hamina region
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Susikosken kahvila Kuvaaja: Marianne Mokkala-Räty
New cafes in Kotka-Hamina region
New cafes in Kotka-Hamina region
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Sauna tips for beginners
Sauna tips for beginners
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Main Events in Kotka-Hamina Region 2018
Main Events in Kotka-Hamina Region 2018
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Sauna and cold-water swimming in Kotka, Marina Cafe Laituri
Meriniementie 1, Kotka
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  • Swimming
Sauna and cold-water swimming in Kotka, Marina Cafe Laituri

Ice-swimming

Meriniementie 1, Kotka
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  • Swimming
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Ramsin Saunat, Vesa Hovi
Cold-water swimming in Hamina, Rampsin saunat
Tervasaari, HAMINA
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  • Swimming
Ramsin Saunat, Vesa Hovi
Cold-water swimming in Hamina, Rampsin saunat

Welcome to saunas of Rampsi to enjoy cold-water swimming!

Tervasaari, HAMINA
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  • Swimming
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About the region
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About the region

WELCOME TO THE KOTKA-HAMINA REGION IN SOUTHEAST FINLAND!

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CRUISE PORT KOTKA map
Cruise Port Kotka
Cruise Port Kotka

BROAD RANGE, POCKET SIZE

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Levelup Startup Accelerator
Levelup Startup Accelerator

We help you to accelerate the development of your startup

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Playa Game Industry Hub
Playa Game Industry Hub

One of the most effective game industry clusters clobally

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Google’s investment in the Hamina data centre creates a substantial influence on the Finnish economy – now the Kotka-Hamina region makes itself known in Google’s new European data centre video
21.02.2018
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Google’s investment in the Hamina data centre creates a substantial influence on the Finnish economy – now the Kotka-Hamina region makes itself known in Google’s new European data centre video
21.02.2018
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