Information about Karelia Karelia is region of lakes, forests and bogs. There are many towns and countries in Karelia. Petrozavodsk is the capital of republic. Petrozavodsk was founded in 1703 by Peter 1. Karelia is situated in the north of Russia. Karelia borders Finland, so Karelia is the perspective region for development of the tourism.
Waterfall Kivach Kivach is found on the Suna. The Height of the fall of water on Kivache is 10.7 metre. Four ledges are seen on the first flow.
Paanajrvi The National park "Paanayarvi" is located in the northwest of the republic Karelia. The Beautiful landscapes, rich vegetable and animal world, possibility to repose in the primordial silence.