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Tankavaara Visitor Centre

Tankavaarantie 11B, Tankavaara 99695, Finland
+358 20 6397251
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A good range of displays on a range of topics including environmental issues, and flora and fauna... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
RP-HebdenBridge
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The historical war hiking trail is interesting and well worth doing

It's muddy and somewhat tough going innplaces (if you go on to TaKe the geological trail too) but... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Lorna K
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6 Jun 2018
“Informative”
8 Sep 2017
“The historical war hiking trail is interesting and well worth doing”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Tankavaarantie 11B, Tankavaara 99695, Finland
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

A good range of displays on a range of topics including environmental issues, and flora and fauna and park history. Free entry. There are nature trails adjacent. Worth stopping as you drive by.

Thank RP-HebdenBridge
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

It's muddy and somewhat tough going innplaces (if you go on to TaKe the geological trail too) but well worth the effort. Finland was in the unique position of first allying with .Germany to keep the Soviet Union at bay (in eastern .Finland) and then...More

Thank Lorna K
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Tankavaara Visitor Centre (also known as Tankavaaran luontokeskus and Koilliskairan luontokeskus) is situated next to Tankavaara Gold Village and Gold Prospector Museum, only 300 meters from the highway 4 (E75). They are easily accessible by a bus, too. Buses stop at the crossroads of Tankavaarantie...More

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