HAILUOTO

YOUR GETAWAY FROM ALL THE STRESS AROUND YOU!

Hailuoto, a beautiful island located about 25 km in front of Oulu, is the perfect getaway.  A ferry links the island and Oulu, in wintertime Hailuoto can be reached through an iceroad. About 1000 inhabitants live on the island and the main essentials are agriculture and fishing. The built environment in Hailuoto is characterised by well-preserved traditional buildings. Hailuoto is designated one of the national landscapes in Finland.

Spend an unforgettable day in Hailuoto and experience the arctic conditions in a very special environment.

 

 

Program

Thursday Feb. 8th

9:15 Departure from the Oulu by bus

10:00 Ferry to Hailuoto

10:30 Arrival in Hailuoto (Arctic sea experiences on ice such as making a hole in the ice, ice fishing, coffee/tea on campfire)

12:00 Journey continues on bus to Marjaniemi (Local guide will give insight into the history and characteristics of Hailuoto).

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch buffet in Marjaniemi (After lunch spare time to explore the island) 

16:00 Bus to the ferry

16:30 Ferry leaves

17:15 Back at Oulu market square

PRICE:       100EUR/PERSON

Note: Warm clothing is a must. Remember also gloves and a beanie. Trip will only happen if 10 people sign up. In case of cancellation you will be reimbursed.

 

A DAY ON HAILUOTO