5 days in Oulu & Mikkeli Itinerary

5 days in Oulu & Mikkeli Itinerary

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Oulu
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Mikkeli
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Oulu

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Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stroll through Nallikari Beach, walk around Hupisaaret Park, walk around Ainolan Puisto, admire the landmark architecture of Oulu Cathedral, then appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi, and finally hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Outdoors Oulu Oy, and then get curious at Tietomaa.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Oulu day trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Oulu. In October, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Toripolliisi ©
Toripolliisi

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Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Mikkeli side-trips: Lappeenranta (Lappeenranta Fortress & Lemin kirkko), Repovesi National Park (in Kouvola) and Olavinlinna Castle (in Savonlinna). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Kenkavero, take in panoramic vistas at Naisvuori Observation Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mikkeli Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Mikkelin Taidemuseo.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mikkeli trip itinerary app.

Drive from Oulu to Mikkeli in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Mikkeli are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Repovesi National Park, Olavinlinna Castle
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

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