Kokko1721 residency

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The Kokko1721 is situated in a rural area in middle Finland, nearby the city of Jyväskylä. It has a unique feeling of tranquillity.

The soundscape at Kokko1721 is dominated with the sounds of birds, the wind and all of the nature. If you are lucky, you can see a fox or perhaps a moose in the summer night! The host have seen even a wild cat that lives in the vicinity of the farm.

We also offer:

  • accommodation for travellers
  • yoga and awareness courses

"Kokko, a mythical bird of iron and fire from Finnish folklore KALEVALA,  similar to Phoenix"

Map of area

Kokko1721 residency is situated in a small Kokko village in Kangasniemi municipality. From the residency there is a 20 km to the municipality center as well as to the nearest train station at Hankasalmen asema.

Kangasniemi is located at Etelä-Savo in Finland.
The nearest cities are Pieksämäki (49 km), Mikkeli (52 km) and Jyväskylä (63 km). Helsinki is 250 km away.

The hosts of the residency is an independent dance-artist Jukka Ristolainen.


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