The nature of Oulu for all senses

Welcome to Oulu Region

Whether you are a fan of the outdoor experiences or a lover of mezmerising nature encounters, Oulu Region can meet those high expectations of yours. The region consists of marine ambiance in the archipelago and coastal line, trips to national parks, fell sceneries and arctic sun. 

National parks and nature centres

The National parks of Rokua, Syöte and Bothnian Bay in Oulu Region are perfect for experiencing the arctic nature from the archipelago to the landscapes of fells along with the three nature exhibition centres that provide you with information about the local nature.

Active nature vacation in Oulu Region

Oulu Region offers opportunities for active travellers from downhill skiing to fat bike excursions. Between activities, find yourself relaxing in one of the spa’s in the area.

UNESCO Rokua Geopark and Syöte – Finland's southernmost fell area

Rokua Geopark is the world’s northernmost UNESCO Geopark recognized area which is granted for only those geologically significant areas that consider conservation and sustainable development matters in the area. The southernmost fell area in Finland, Syöte, is one of our most snow proof skiing centres.

Comfortable accommodation

There is a variety of cozy places to stay in Oulu Region. Scroll down to learn more about the most suitable accommodation for you. 

Get to know Oulu Region

The Oulu Region has many fascinating attractions and sights. The UNESCO Global Geopark area, southernmost fell area of Finland, national parks, coastal line and archipelagos, urban city buzz and great services – you can find this and so much more in the Oulu Region.