Koli Cultura is the forerunner of international nature tourism, and it respects and promotes North Karelian’s local nature as well as Finnish cultural history, while also supporting the development of a sustainable service structure.


Environmental, social and economic sustainability is observed in all of the centre's operations, including its planning, building, upkeep, the provision of services, movement and energy solutions, as well as in its relationship to Koli's village and Northern Karelia’s entire province.


Koli Cultura's motto is "Karelianism of Sustainable Development." This refers to the respect for nature and values cultural traditions while considering mankind's future through the principles of sustainable development.


Read more about Koli Cultura's sustainable solutions from the centre's presentations and architecture plan.