Joensuu - cottages for rent
Joensuu offers cottages with Saimaa's most beautiful beach landscapes in North Karelia. This town is perfect for those who like nature and peace and for those who enjoy a rich musical culture. There are a lot of events and activities for the whole family all year round in Joensuu. Joensuu is a city of churches. At the opposite end of the center of Kirkkokatu, there are the famous Lutheran church of Joensuu and the Orthodox Church of St. Nicholas. The main attractions of the city are the Karelian Museum in Carelicum, the botanical garden maintained by the University of Eastern Finland, and the Joensuu bunker museum. Spend time in exploring the scenery, nature trails, summer theaters snd numerous events. The city's most popular cultural events include Ilosaarirock, Popkatu City Festival, Folk Music Festival Hippa and Documentary Film Festival Viscult. In winter, the Joensuu region offers great opportunities for skiing and other winter sports. The hills offer Koli ski resort, Mustavaara ski resort are open for visitors.
In Karelia you can taste Karelian traditional food, and there are a variety of snacks and sweets at the vibrant local market. Just an hour's drive away there is a town of Koli, considered to be most beautiful natural holiday destination. At the Koli National Park skiing, cross-country skiing and horseback riding can be enjoyed in winter, and kayaking, hiking and fishing in summer.
The area has many luxury villas and traditional log cabins with beautiful lake views. High quality cottages offer full facilities such as a lakeside sauna, terrace and barbecue.