8 days in Northern Ostrobothnia Itinerary

8 days in Northern Ostrobothnia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Raahe
— 1 day
2
Oulu
— 4 nights
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night

1
day
Raahe

Raahe ©
Raahe is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Raahe Museum.

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Cardiff, UK to Raahe is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cardiff to Raahe. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cardiff in September; daily highs in Raahe reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Raahe

Museums
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Raahe Museum ©
Raahe Museum

4
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kauppahalli and Tietomaa. Museum-lovers will appreciate Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo and Oulun Taidemuseo. When in Oulu, make a side trip to see Kierikki Stone Age Centre in Yli-Ii, approximately Yli-Ii away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, stroll around Ainolan Puisto, and take in the exciting artwork at Atelier Gallery Kaikkonen.

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Traveling by car from Raahe to Oulu takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Kierikki Stone Age Centre
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Oulu Cathedral ©
Oulu Cathedral

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 30th (Mon), contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruka.

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Getting from Oulu to Kuusamo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Kuusamo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids