Historic places in Kotka

Kotka

EnMork and 134,561 more people have been here
8.8/10

Kotka (literally eagle) is a toun an municipality o Finland.

Kotka is locatit on the coast o the Guwf o Finland at the mooth o Kymi River an it is pairt o the Kymenlaakso region in soothren Finland. The municipality haes a population o 54,849 (31 August 2013) an covers an aurie o 949.74 square kilometres (366.70 sq mi) o which 678.45 km2 (261.95 sq mi) is watter. The population densitie is []. The ceety centre o Kotka is locatit at Kotkansaari island.

The municipality is offeecially unilingually Finnish.

The Port o Kotka is a major Finnish sea port that serves baith the foreign trade o Finland an Roushie.

History

The Seicont Aw-Roushie Conference o the Roushie Social Democratic Labour Pairty wis held in Kotka, on Julie 21–23 (Aug. 3–5), 1907.

Internaitional relations

See also: :Leet o twin touns an sister ceeties in Finland

Twin touns — Sister ceeties

Kotka is twinned wi:

  • Gdynia, Poland
  • Tallinn, Estonia
  • Kronstadt, Roushie
  • Saunt Petersburg, Roushie
  • Landskrona, Swaden

Sports

The maist famous sport team frae Kotka is KTP (Kotkan Työväen Palloilijat). It competes in fitbaa an basketbaa.

Freemit airtins

Media relatit tae Kotka at Wikimedie Commons

  • Ceety o Kotka – Offeecial wabsteid
  • Kotka Tourism – Offeecial wabsteid o Kotka Ceety Tourist Information
  • travel guide frae Wikivoyage
Categories:
Post a comment
Tips & Hints
Arrange By:
Lasse Järvinen
25 July 2018
Lataa sähköauto ilmaiseksi Kotkan Energian latauspisteellä Sibeliuspuiston vinoparkissa ???????????? https://latauskartta.fi/latauspiste/792/Kotka+Sibeliuspuisto/
Aleks 777
15 September 2015
Small beautiful city) dock, stunning artificial waterfall nearby, many parks and large shopping center Pasaati
Fenno Ugri
23 June 2013
If you like parks, visit the beautiful Sapokka, combinatiion of green, water and plants.
Olga Yermishkina
2 May 2015
Small and very nice town
N K
16 September 2016
Город замечательный. Маловато парковок без часов. Приятно погулять и люди доброжелательные.
Roman P.
13 March 2016
Красивый город Котка ;)
Load more comments
foursquare.com
Location
Map
Address

Get directions
Contact
References

Kotka on Foursquare

Kotka on Facebook

Hotels nearby

See all hotels See all
Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone Kotka

starting $204

Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Kouvola

starting $169

Hotel Leikari

starting $80

Cumulus City Kouvola

starting $129

Cumulus City Kotka

starting $182

Motel Road 66

starting $73

Recommended sights nearby

See all See all
Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Maritime Museum of Finland

The Maritime Museum of Finland (Finnish: Suomen merimuseo, Swedish:

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Ruotsinsalmi sea fortress

Ruotsinsalmi sea fortress is a fortification system in Kotka, Finland.

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Langinkoski

Langinkoski is a rapid on the Kymi river in Kotka, Finland.

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Kyminlinna

Kyminlinna, ″the castle of Kymi″, is a fortress located in the nor

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Kymin kirkko

Kymin kirkko is a tourist attraction, one of the Churches in Karhula,

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Karhulan ilmailukerho Aviation Museum

Karhulan Ilmailukerhon Aviation Museum is a museum specialized in

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Hamina

Hamina (Finnish pronunciation: ]; Swedish: Fredrikshamn, ])

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Hamina Fortress

Hamina Fortress is located in Finland on the coast of the Gulf of

Similar tourist attractions

See all See all
Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Old Port of Montreal

The Old Port of Montreal (French: Vieux-Port de Montréal) is the

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Palacio Barolo

Palacio Barolo is a 22-story office building, located at 1370 Avenida

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Tomb of Cyrus

The Tomb of Cyrus is the burial place of the ancient Cyrus the Great

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Грынвіцкі мэрыдыян

本初子午線(英文:Prime meridian),即係0度經線,

Add to wishlist
I've been here
Visited
Pentagon Memorial

The Pentagon Memorial, located just southwest of The Pentagon in

See all similar places