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Parkinniemi Destination Guide

Explore Parkinniemi in Finland

Parkinniemi in the region of Oulu is a town in Finland - some 296 mi or ( 476 km ) North of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Parkinniemi

Current time in Parkinniemi is now 03:14 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Valtimo, Uusitalo, Tampere, Suomussalmi, and Sotkamo. Since you are here already, 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. Where to go and what to see in Parkinniemi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

BackWoods Cruising Kajaani 19.5.2012

6:51 min by Jesse Räisänen
Views: 1798 Rating: 4.50

BackWoods Cruising Kajaanissa 19.5.2012 ..

Finnish InterCity train Kajaani - Helsinki with green Business Class car

1:55 min by doc7austin
Views: 1696 Rating: 5.00

this train is hauled by an ABB-built VR Class Sr2 locomotive and is travelling from Kajaani to Helsinki via Isalmi, Kuopio, Pieksimäki, Mikkeli, Kouvola, and Lahti ..


Voyag century Online - The lost city of Atlantis

1:23 min by joku02
Views: 1196 Rating: 3.00

This is the Lost city of Atlantis in Voyage century online ..

Sunset at Polar Circle

5:10 min by doc7austin
Views: 586 Rating: 5.00

Sunset at 23:49 over Oulujärvi (Finland) close to Polar Circle during Midsommar; video taken at the start of July over the big lake Oulujärvi near Kajaani, Finland ..


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Interesting facts about this location

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.

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Located at 64.23 27.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Geography of Kainuu, Kajaani, Oulujoki basin, Rivers of Finland

Kajaani Castle

The Kajaani castle was built on the Ämmäkoski island of the Kajaani river in the centre of Kajaani, Finland, in the 17th century. Today, only roofless ruins remain of the castle. The castle functioned as an administrative centre, a prison, and a military strongpoint. The most famous prisoner in the castle was the historian Johannes Messenius, who was forced to live in the poor conditions of the castle from 1616 to 1635. Construction of the Kajaani castle began in 1604 and was completed in 1619.

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Located at 64.23 27.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Kainuu, Castles in Finland, Forts in Sweden, Kajaani, Ruins in Finland

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences

Kajaani University of Applied Sciences (Finnish: Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu, KAMK) is a university of applied sciences in Kajaani, Finland. It was established in 1992. In 2011, the newspaper Talouselämä ranked Kajaani University of Applied Sciences as the best polytechnic in Finland.

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Located at 64.22 27.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Kainuu, Kajaani, Universities in Finland

Kajaani railway station

The Kajaani railway station was built from 1904 to 1905, when the railway from Iisalmi to Kajaani was completed as an extension to the Savonia railroad. The station building was designed by Gustaf Nyström. This Jugend building has been called the most beautiful station building in Finland.

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Located at 64.22 27.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Kainuu, Kajaani, Railway stations in 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.

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Located at 64.37 27.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Geography of Kainuu, Islands of Finland, Lake islands of Europe, Paltamo