Welcome to Heinola, Western Lakeland.
Heinola National Urban Park was established in 2002 and today Heinola has one of eight of Finnish National Urban Parks. Heinola Urban Park area combines the finest pieces of Finnish urban life, culture and nature and it offers something for everyone, for local citizens and travellers. National Urban Park area invites you to come enjoy the beauty of Finnish nature all year round. But it´s not only parks and nature, it tells a story of a Finnish lifestyle, architecture and history and it´s combined with events and recreation.
Heinola Landscape is dominated by water, parks and ridges. Heinolan Harju ridge which formed by the Ice Age is located in just few minutes from the market place.