Oulanka National Park
Oulanka National Park0
Why locals love it
Oulanka National Park, which spreads along the borders of Salla and Kuusamo, is one of the most famous national parks in Finland. The rivers of the park travels through deep canyons and steep gorges, the rapids are steaming with a rumbling ridge of ears. The wilderness is truly present, this nature sight is a Nature's own Chapel of hope.
Why you should visit it
The Karhunkierros, which is a wolrd-known hiking trail, runs through the park. Along this route you can see all the Nature Destinations with a relaxed and good exercise hike, from Salla to Kuusamo. Nature Park has it's own center along the hiking route in which you may get deeper into the history of the park.
Suitable for all ages and all ages. Pets are allowed at the Nature Center and its café: https://www.luontoon.fi/oulanganluontokeskus