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Caves (33 and 127 meters), shamans and wizards

Devil's Church (Pirunkirkko in Finnish) exemplifies the unique geological heritage of Koli. It is... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2015
Kouvola, Finland
Interesting and mysterious place for families

Despite its name the The Devil's Church is not an church but an 33-metre long Z-shaped cave, that... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2015
Anni K
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31 Aug 2017
“Sounds more interesting tha is actually is”
14 Jun 2017
“Devil's Church (cave)”
Pirunkirkko is a 33-metre-long Z-shaped boulder cave to which several mystical stories are connected. Pirunkirkko is located along Rantatie Road, 12 km south of Koli. There is a path with many steps from the parking area (located by the road) to the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rantatie, Koli National Park 83960, Finland
+358 20 6395654
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

Yeah, PIrunkirkko (Devils Church) sound interesting. Well after coming down the stairs I was looking for to see something really interesting but there is only a longish and narrow cave and a field of jagged rocks. I think the most interesting part was a rock...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank niinan2
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We learned about the place from our hotel. It was a bit of a drive down a well maintained dirt road. When we arrived it was a short walk on a newly graveled trail followed by a steep stair decent to the opening of 'cave'....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

Very tiny cave in the bottomn of Koli hills. Does not recommend to visit it, unless you are really out of ideas what to do. It is a couple of minutes stop.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Katalin W
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Stairs to the cave might seem a bit scary but do not skip it. The kids absolutely loved it and enjoyed the hike. Bring a flashlight or use the mobile phone one which is sufficient.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Liav
Reviewed October 31, 2015

Devil's Church (Pirunkirkko in Finnish) exemplifies the unique geological heritage of Koli. It is the 33-meter long Z-shaped cave with a roof formed from boulders. According to local legends it was believed that the Devil had a temple at the back of the cave. The...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank JariJK
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Despite its name the The Devil's Church is not an church but an 33-metre long Z-shaped cave, that you can go in. There are several stories about devils and wiches related to the cave and the place is quite mysterious. You need to go down...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Anni K
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