City Facts - Oulu
Oulu is a charming city in central Finland, known for its tech
research. It names derives from the River Oulujoki, which runs through the city
and serves as a beautiful point of interest. As Finland’s fifth most populated
city, Oulu draws visitors from all over with its wondrous monuments, streets,
One of its main cultural exports is music. Oulu’s Air Guitar
World Championships are internationally renowned, and city’s many concerts
attract a wide variety of artists and musicians.
Oulu is served by Oulu Airport, which is Finland’s second
largest airport by passenger traffic. The city has an extensive transport
network centred on non-vehicle traffic, but also boasts a number buses and
Popular Oulu attractions include Tampere Market Hall, Oulu Cathedral
and Nallikari Beach - which is as charming in the winter as it is in the
summer. Its various green spaces like Ainolan Puisto and Hupisaaret Park
provide a perfect escape from the busy city, and its many museums, including
Turkansaaren and the Atelier Gallery Kaikkonen offers lots of food for thought.
SilverDoor provides a number of serviced apartments in Oulu
that are well-suited to business travellers for both short and long stays.