6 days in Kokkola & Kilpisjarvi Itinerary

6 days in Kokkola & Kilpisjarvi Itinerary

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Kokkola
— 3 nights
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Kilpisjarvi
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Kokkola

— 3 nights
Kokkola is a town and municipality of Finland. Explore Kokkola's surroundings by going to Arctic Museum Nanoq (in Pietarsaari), Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala (in Kauhava) and Powerpark (in Harma). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Neristan (Old Wooden Town), examine the collection at The Toivonen Animal Park and Peasant Museum, and make a splash at Tropiclandia.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kokkola trip planner.

Vaasa to Kokkola is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kilpisjarvi.

Things to do in Kokkola

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Kilpisjarvi

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Three Nations' Border Point and then make a trip to Saana.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kilpisjarvi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kokkola to Kilpisjarvi takes 10 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Kokkola to Kilpisjarvi is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kokkola in July: highs in Kilpisjarvi hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 10th (Sat), you're off to home.
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