4 days in Kainuu Itinerary

4 days in Kainuu Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Kainuu attractions planner

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Kuhmo
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Suomussalmi
— 1 night
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Hyrynsalmi
— 1 night
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Kuhmo

— 1 night
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kuhmo trip itinerary builder tool.

Lappeenranta to Kuhmo is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Suomussalmi.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Wildlife · Parks
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Suomussalmi

— 1 night
Suomussalmi is a municipality in Finland and is located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Martinselkonen Wilds Centre and then don't miss a visit to The Silent People.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Suomussalmi trip app.

Traveling by car from Kuhmo to Suomussalmi takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Hyrynsalmi.

Things to do in Suomussalmi

Wildlife · Parks
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Hyrynsalmi

— 1 night
Hyrynsalmi is a municipality in Finland and is part of the Kainuu region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): get active on the water at Resort Ukkohalla and then enjoy some friendly competition at Bowling Center Keilaukko.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Hyrynsalmi trip planner.

Getting from Suomussalmi to Hyrynsalmi by car takes about an hour. November in Hyrynsalmi sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hyrynsalmi

Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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Kainuu travel guide

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Theme Parks · Castles · Wildlife Areas
Kainuu is one of the 19 regions of Finland . Kainuu borders the regions of Northern Ostrobothnia, North Karelia and Northern Savonia. In the east, it also borders Russia.Boreal forest makes up most of the biome in Kainuu. The forest in Kainuu mostly consists of birches, pines and spruces. The atypical regional geography and landscape consist of lakes, hills and vast uninhabited forest areas.The largest lake in the region is the Oulujärvi, one of the largest lakes in Finland. Its shorelines, open waters and islands in Kainuu belong to the municipalities of Vaala, Paltamo and Kajaani.The highest point in Kainuu is the Iso Tuomivaara, located in the municipality of Hyrynsalmi. The regional climate is continental.Culturally Kainuu is part of larger Eastern-Finnish cultural heritage. The dialect of Kainuu is based on Savonian and Karelian dialects.MunicipalitiesThe region of Kainuu is made up of eight municipalities, of which three have city status (marked in bold).Kajaani sub-region: 23px Kajaani (37,664)23px Paltamo (3,493)23px Ristijärvi (1,356)23px Sotkamo (10,524) Kehys-Kainuu sub-region: 23px Hyrynsalmi (2,432)23px Kuhmo (8,820)23px Puolanka (2,784)23px Suomussalmi (8,342)

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