Oulu 13-14.2.2013

Winter Cycling Congress

Getting here and exploring

Oulu (65°01 N, 25°48 E), the capital of Northern Scandinavia, is located 200 km below the Arctic Circle. Oulu is the sixth largest city of Finland with 141 000 inhabitants.King Carl IX founded the city of Oulu in 1605 in the mouth of the Oulu River. The Oulu River delta is an ancient trading centre. From a city of tar and salmon engaged in international trade, Oulu has developed into a competence centre of 141.000 residents, well-known as a winter cycling city and within high-tech circles all over the world. Oulu got nominated to the top 7 Intelligent Community in 2012.

Oulu City Tourist Office Open:
  • Mon-Fri 9.00-17.00
  • Sat. 10.00 - 16.00
  • Torikatu 10
  • P.O. Box 54 FI-90015
  • Oulun kaupunki, Finland
  • tel. +358 (0)8 558 41330
  • touristinfo@ouka.fi
Visit Tourist office
"Oulu State of Mind"
Oulu - Kaupunkielämää

Enjoying the city

"Ya-Hsuan from Oulu"
"Jason from Oulu"
"Gisbert from Oulu"
Oulu - Kaupunkielämää