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Jokiranta Destination Guide

Delve into Jokiranta in Finland

Jokiranta in the region of Oulu is a city in Finland - some 308 mi or ( 495 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Jokiranta

Current time in Jokiranta is now 10:13 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Valtimo, Uura, Torvela, Törmänmäki, and Tahvilampi. While being here, make sure to check out Valtimo . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Jokiranta ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Road trip - Finland, Vaala - Kontiomäki (Hwy 22)

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Interesting facts about this location

Kiehimänjoki

Kiehimänjoki is a river of Finland. It flows for 16 kilometres. The river begins from lake Iijärvi in Paltamo in Kainuu region and ends to the lake Oulujärvi, from which the waters flow trough the Oulujoki River into the Gulf of Bothnia. The river drains a chain of lakes that originates in the municipalities of Suomussalmi and Hyrynsalmi in Kainuu.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.40 27.85 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Oulujoki basin, Rivers of Finland

Mulkkusaaret

Mulkkusaaret (literally translates to Dick Islands or Penis Islands) is a group of three small islands and one rock in lake Oulujärvi in the Paltamo municipality in Finland. The islands are located north of Tevä island, approximately 5 kilometers south-southwest from Melalahti village and approximately 9 kilometers north-northwest from Paltaniemi village. The islands form a chain in northeast-southwest direction, and are mostly covered by boreal forests.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.37 27.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Geography of Kainuu, Islands of Finland, Lake islands of Europe, Paltamo

Jormua

Jormua is a very old village ashore the lake of Oulujärvi in the town of Kajaani, Finland. The village has a population of about 750.

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Located at 64.32 27.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Kajaani, Villages in Finland

Kainuu

Kainuu is a region (maakunta / landskap) of Finland. It borders the regions of Northern Ostrobothnia, North Karelia and Northern Savonia. In the east it also borders Russia. Kainuu is known in the ancient Norse sagas as Kvenland. The administrative capital is Kajaani. Kainuu has around 85,000 inhabitants (2006) and the population is in decline. The nature of Kainuu features forested hills, lakes and vast expanses of uninhabited woods at its most typical — 95% of the land area is forest.

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Located at 64.50 28.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Kainuu, Regions of Finland

Kajaani River

Kajaani River is a river in the Province of Oulu and in the region of Kainuu, Finland. The river runs from Lake Nuasjärvi to Lake Oulujärvi through the city of Kajaani. From there the waters flow trough the Oulujoki river into the Gulf of Bothnia. The river drains a chain of lakes that originates in the municipalities of Kuhmo and Sotkamo in Kainuu.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 64.23 27.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Geography of Kainuu, Kajaani, Oulujoki basin, Rivers of Finland