Sights and attractions by region
North Karelia has many images in people’s minds. It is known as the
region of music and songs, in whose forests almost constant wars took
place over the supremacy of Karelia for centuries. Today North Karelia
invites you to enjoy its rich cultural heritage and provides
opportunities for perfect holidays.
The rich culture of North Karelia will excite everyone. According to
your choice, unique folk runes, local cuisine, handicrafts, the
development of industry, transport, arts as well as many wars of the
region will be of special interest. Museums, theaters, churches and
religious places are open for their viewers and worshippers.
Wild North Karelian nature, modern architecture and rich cultural
heritage are harmoniously mixed. North Karelia, the region of music and
songs welcomes travellers yearning for new cultural discoveries.