Lake Ladoga

freshwater lake in Russia and largest lake entirely in Europe
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Lake Ladoga (Russian: Ладожское, Finnish: Laatokka) is very large lake in Russia. It is the largest lake in Europe and one of the 20 largest lakes on Earth.

There are six hundreds islands in the lake.[1]


  1. Facta 2001, page 525 (Finnish encyclopedia)