Päijänne National Park

Päijänne National Park (Finnish: Päijänteen kansallispuisto) is a national park in Finland, in the southern parts of Lake Päijänne. It consists of 50 unbuilt islands and parts of inhabited islands. The national park was established in 1993 and has an area of 14 square kilometres (5.4 sq mi).

Päijänne National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Päijätsalo island on the right belongs to the national park
Location in Finland
LocationPäijänne Tavastia, Finland
Coordinates61°23′12″N 25°23′36″E
Area14 km2 (5.4 sq mi)
Established1993
Visitors15000 (in 2009[1])
Governing bodyMetsähallitus
Websitewww.outdoors.fi/paijannenp

See also

References

  1. "Käyntimäärät kansallispuistoittain 2009" (in Finnish). Metsähallitus. Retrieved September 29, 2010.
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