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Gem at middle of Oulu

Ainola park locate at a middle of Oulu. There is nice coffee shop where sit down and relax for a... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Beijing, China
Great for a stroll

There's a beautiful arboretum/cafe in the centre of this that MUST be visited! Mallard ducks... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Oulu, Finland
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Oulu, Finland
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

Ainola park locate at a middle of Oulu. There is nice coffee shop where sit down and relax for a moment. Park it self is quite big with walking paths and nice brooks. Great place to relax.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FlyfishermanBeijing
Reviewed 17 September 2018

There's a beautiful arboretum/cafe in the centre of this that MUST be visited! Mallard ducks nearby, outside in a pond. What's not to like?

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank oululife
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Ainola Park is part of the bigger Hupisaari City Park. Besides the beautiful park, the Hupisaari island is host to the Northern Ostrobothnia Museum. Also, next to the park are Oulu Museum of Art and the science centre Tietomaa.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This park is lovely as it looks out across the water. It has many fountains and there is loads of seating available. It’s a great spot for lunch. Located close to town, it’s easy to get to. Perfect place to surround yourself with nature. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This beautiful park is in the center of Oulu. Nice place to have picnic and spend time with your friends and family. Beautiful flowers, activities to children, nice cafeteria, Oulu-river near.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Pelluska78
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Ainola's Park is beautiful park near Oulu's city center. It's full of nice trails and small bridges over small creeks. Theres' also a café and a nice children's playground in the park.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mopsini
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Just in the centre of Oulu this is the place for walking and having the picnic with friends, Nice roses.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank leoi298
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Best park at Oulu to spend nice summer day with the family. Coffee restaurant and toilets available. Icecream kiosk available. Just grab your blanket with you and relax under the apple trees while kids play on the large playground. Take a look around the park...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jorgos
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I love this park and I hang out in there a lot! It is very nace and clean and the is a coffee place near by and a ice cream kiosk ( only in the summer =) It is children friendly but beware of seagulls....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Anastasia L
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This park is one of my absolute favorite places in Oulu. There are several paths that run along creeks and on the side of the Oulu river. You can go and have a barbeque on one of the fireplaces. A great place for a jog...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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