Southern Finland, Kymenlaakso Region
The town of Kotka (www.kotka.fi)
Area: 0,28 sq.km. Established in 1960.
The area is managed by Metsähallitus.
In Langinkoski Nature Reserve, visitors can return to the era of the Russian emperors, to the time when Finland was under the Russian rule. The imperial fishing lodge, the foaming Langinkoski Rapids, the trails and the arboretum form an interesting cultural and natural complex, which attracts visitors to the area.
Langinkoski Nature Reserve has a special place in the Finnish network of protected areas, because of its unique cultural history. Langinkoski is located in the immediate vicinity of the town centre of Kotka.
This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/langinkoski