Päijänne National Park

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Päijänne National Park (Päijänteen kansallispuisto)
Protected area
Päijänne and päijätsalo.jpg
Päijätsalo island on the right belongs to the national park
Country Finland
Region Päijänne Tavastia
Coordinates 61°23′12″N 25°23′36″E / 61.38667°N 25.39333°E / 61.38667; 25.39333Coordinates: 61°23′12″N 25°23′36″E / 61.38667°N 25.39333°E / 61.38667; 25.39333
Area 14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Established 1993
Management Metsähallitus
Visitation 15,000 (2009[1])
IUCN category II - National Park
Päijänne National Park is located in Finland
Päijänne National Park
Location in Finland
Website: www.outdoors.fi/paijannenp

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).

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

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