North Karelia - Pohjois-Karjala

North Karelia is one of the most idyllic holiday destinations in Finland, with untouched green forests, lakes and unique nature. A holiday nearby the lakes of the region provides a great opportunity to enjoy nature's peace, swimming, fishing, hiking etc. In North Karelia the nature, rich culture and fascinating history blend into each other.

At the villages and towns of North Karelia you can enjoy a high quality traditional food and entertain yourself with versatile cultural sites. The Joensuu Regional Center and other popular holiday resorts, such as Kitee, Ilomantsi, Nurmes and Lieksa, welcome visitors to enjoy a number of outdoor experiences. Pielinen Beaches and Koli National Park offer great opportunities for hiking and active sports. In winter you can climb the top of Koli mountain and enjoy the speed of dog sledding. The region's snowmobile and skiing trails are great. Also, guests can spend the their time relaxing at the Koli Relax Spa or the Huhmar Water World Pools.

North Karelia, between east and west, is a part of a unique Karelian cultural heritage, rich in history and design. The province has idyllic small villages and wooded hiking grounds. There are numerous events, theater performances and concerts in North Karelia, which is called the Cultural District of Finland. The most famous of them are Ilosaarirock, Lieksan Vaskiviikot ja Rocumentti. The most important attractions are Outokumpu's old mine and the Bomba House, as well as the Karelian village. In the summer, you can experience Ruuna, enjoy the fish in Puruvesi, follow the North Karelian scenery, for example, from the horse's back. Ruuna is a real wilderness adventure, Koli National Park offers a great setting for outdoor activities and hiking. 

240 Destinations found

13913, HAAPANIEMI, CJOE020

RääkkyläPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.8 (Based on 12 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 65m2
2 bedrooms

6233, JUOJÄRVI II

HeinävesiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.2 (Based on 10 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 22m2
1 bedrooms

13917, LUPPO-KOLI (Laferte 1)

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 3.9 (Based on 17 reviews)

4 + 4 persons, 77m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 9 km

14014, ERÄRAUHA

IlomantsiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.2 (Based on 30 reviews)

3 + 5 persons, 36m2

13925, KOLILAINEN

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.3 (Based on 2 reviews)

8 + 2 persons, 204m2
4 bedrooms, ski resort 9 km

15707, SALMIRANTA

RääkkyläPohjois-Karjala

2 + 5 persons, 77m2
1 bedrooms, ski resort 56 km

3877, KANNELPIRTTI 1

LiperiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.9 (Based on 64 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 42.5m2
1 bedrooms

Villi Pohjola

10821, PÄIVÄNIEMI

PolvijärviPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.6 (Based on 8 reviews)

2 + 5 persons, 40m2

13868, CJOE120

Kiihtelysvaara, JoensuuPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.4 (Based on 17 reviews)

6 persons, 118m2
1 bedrooms

15738, PURNUTAR B

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

4 + 2 persons, 78m2
1 bedrooms, ski resort 3.5 km

Villi Pohjola

10789, MÄNTYRANTA

HeinävesiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.7 (Based on 19 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 60m2
1 bedrooms

13989, TYYNELÄ

HeinävesiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.4 (Based on 33 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 70m2
1 bedrooms

14038, ROKELA

KiteePohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.5 (Based on 3 reviews)

2 + 5 persons, 78m2
1 bedrooms, ski resort 75 km

3886, LAITAMÖKKI

KiteePohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.5 (Based on 25 reviews)

4 + 1 persons, 65m2
1 bedrooms

10079, PETÄJÄNIEMI

LiperiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.0 (Based on 20 reviews)

2 + 4 persons, 81m2
2 bedrooms

13944, PIELISLINNA/LOMA-KOLI

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.5 (Based on 21 reviews)

4 + 4 persons, 172m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 8 km

7262, SILLANKORVA

OutokumpuPohjois-KarjalaMaarianvaara

Star rating given by customers 3.5 (Based on 17 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 92m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 40 km

15367, LIETUKKA

OutokumpuPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.0 (Based on 3 reviews)

3 + 3 persons, 40m2
1 bedrooms, ski resort 82 km

13904, PURNURANTA B

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.1 (Based on 66 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 80m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 4 km

711, KIEHKO

NurmesPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.0 (Based on 46 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 44m2
2 bedrooms

3042, KAUKELO

NurmesPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.2 (Based on 23 reviews)

5 persons, 55m2
2 bedrooms

13924, TUOMONTUPA

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

4 + 4 persons, 148m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 9 km

13923, LOMA-KOLI 2

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 3.5 (Based on 51 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 40m2
1 bedrooms, ski resort 9 km

678, MÄNTYLÄ

NurmesPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.6 (Based on 28 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 62m2
2 bedrooms

4837, SALMENRANTA

HeinävesiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.4 (Based on 27 reviews)

4 persons, 85m2
2 bedrooms

13905, PURNURANTA C

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.1 (Based on 53 reviews)

4 + 2 persons, 80m2
2 bedrooms, ski resort 4 km

15364, ERÄ-OKU METSÄSTYSMAJA

OutokumpuPohjois-Karjala

5 + 6 persons, 300m2
2 bedrooms

7900, KESKIMÖKKI

KiteePohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 3.3 (Based on 21 reviews)

5 persons, 61m2
1 bedrooms

5365, RANTALAN PIRTTI

LieksaPohjois-KarjalaKoli

Star rating given by customers 4.0 (Based on 27 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 34m2
ski resort 9 km

14459, ANTILA

IlomantsiPohjois-Karjala

Star rating given by customers 4.0 (Based on 11 reviews)

2 + 2 persons, 40m2