Visit Kuhmo Visitor Centre Petola


Opening Hours in 2024

Petola is open for groups by pre-order. Please contact our customer service.

In the summer of 2024 Petola is open to everyone from July 1 to 26. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Our customer service  can be reached by phone on +35840 825 6060 and by email at Monday to Friday from around 12 am to 3 pm.

We reserve the rights to changes.


Contact Information

Address: Lentiirantie 342, 88900 Kuhmo 
Telephone: +358 206 39 6380 
E-mail: petola(at)

Directions and Maps

By Car

  • The visitor centre is located along road no. 912 running from Kuhmo to Suomussalmi, roughly 3 km from the centre of Kuhmo.

Map of the Surroundings of Kuhmo Visitor Centre Petola.

By Public Transportation

By Foot or Bicycle

  • A pedestrian and bicycle route runs from the centre of Kuhmo to the visitor centre.

Outdoor Etiquette

A cartoon picture of a family walking on a summer path.

1. Respect nature.

2. Mainly use marked trails.

3. Camp only where it is allowed.

4. Light your campfire only where it is allowed.

5. Do not litter.

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