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Explore romantic Northern Finland: its food, sports, beaches, and more!

Explore the family-friendly area of Northern Finland—restaurants, shopping, and popular sights like Ruka Ski Area.

Top Hotels in Northern Finland

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Forenom Aparthotel Oulu
Forenom Aparthotel Oulu
2.5 out of 5
Uusikatu 26, Oulu
The price is $77 per night

Located in the heart of Oulu, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Oulu Cathedral, Toripolliisi Statue, and Oulu Market Square. Pohjois Pohjanmaan Museo ...

3.9/5Very Good! (385 reviews)

"Code worked fine which was useful for an un-rushed late check-in. Noise, certainly where I was situated as minimal. Clean, provisioned, and what I expected. Regards,"…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Forenom Aparthotel Oulu
Break Sokos Hotel Eden
Break Sokos Hotel Eden
4 out of 5
Holstinsalmentie 29, Nallikari, Oulu
The price is $149 per night

This family-friendly Oulu hotel is located by the sea, within 3 mi (5 km) of Oulu Beach, Oulu Market Square and Toripolliisi Statue. Oulu Cathedral and Mannerheim ...

3.9/5Very Good! (649 reviews)

"Very good rooms and service! The food very tasty and a really good breakfast! The swimming pool is amazing."…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2019

Break Sokos Hotel Eden
Scandic Oulu Station
Scandic Oulu Station
3.5 out of 5
Kajaaninkatu 17, Oulu
The price is $116 per night

Located in the heart of Oulu, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Oulu Cathedral and Pohjois Pohjanmaan Museo. Oulun Museum of Art and Tietomaa are also ...

3.9/5Good! (982 reviews)
Neat and tidy but with that “nursing home feeling”

"Renovated some time ago, the architecture of the hotel still reminded me of a nursing home or something like that. Everything was near and tidy, however, so no complaints whatsoever. Due to COVID-19, the hotel had made a healthy and tasteful breakfast available in a take-away bag, which was good ..."…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Scandic Oulu Station

Popular places to visit in Northern Finland

Ruka Ski Area
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Ruka Ski Area

4/5(2 reviews)

Experience this dynamic resort, which features snow-covered forest trails, husky safaris, long winter skiing seasons and excellent fishing and rafting in summer.

Oulanka National Park Visitor Center
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Oulanka National Park Visitor Center

3/5(1 review)

Explore the great outdoors at Oulanka National Park Visitor Center, a lovely green space in Kuusamo. While you're in the area, wander around the natural setting.

Oulu Market Square
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Oulu Market Square

4.5/5(5 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Oulu Market Square, a lovely green space in Oulu. Amble around the area's riverfront or visit its shops.

Rukatunturi Ski Jumping Hill
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Rukatunturi Ski Jumping Hill

Hit the slopes in Rukatunturi with a visit to Rukatunturi Ski Jumping Hill. While you're in the area, wander around the natural setting.

Kuusamo Church
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Kuusamo Church

3/5(2 reviews)

Visit a church with a history that tells the story of how the town survived in the wake of wartime destruction.

Oulu Beach
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Oulu Beach

If a restful vacation is part of your travel plans, Oulu Beach might be the perfect place to seek out during your trip to Oulu. Visit the shops in this family-friendly area, or simply enjoy its restaurants.

Top things to do in Northern Finland

Day tour to Ranua Wildlife Park - Visit the Arctic Animals!
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Day tour to Ranua Wildlife Park - Visit the Arctic Animals!

$112
Per adult
Rovaniemi: Summer Visit to Ranua Wildlife Park with BBQ
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Rovaniemi: Summer Visit to Ranua Wildlife Park with BBQ

$166
Per adult
Visit to fine nature in North Finland
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Visit to fine nature in North Finland

$75
Per adult
Ranua Zoo tour, optional lunch
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Ranua Zoo tour, optional lunch

$92
Per adult
Private Ranua Zoo tour
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Private Ranua Zoo tour

$155
Per adult
Full Day Lapland Tour, including Lunch and Dinner
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Full Day Lapland Tour, including Lunch and Dinner

$287
Per adult