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    Events in Posio

    
    Memories of Summer

    1.11. - 30.11.2017

    Posio Library, Suopolku 1

    Art exhibition by Leena Mäkelä. Let the charming animals and wild flowers take you back to summertime.

    Jollity Event

    25.11.2017    10-15

    Posio School, Koulutie 2

    Let's have fun and fight the polar night! The event consists of various activities and programmes, such as entertainment for children, interesting lectures and a trade fair with a focus on home...

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    Christmas Market

    2.12.2017    10-13

    Sports House Pyrintö

    The traditional Christmas market organized by Posio Parish is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit!

    Attractions

    Nature

    Experience the pure and silent nature of Finnish Lapland in Posio.

    Riisitunturi National Park

    Riisitunturi offers unforgettable views in the glow of the northern lights.

    Kirintövaara Fell

    Kirintövaara recreation area is an excellent holiday destination for families and active travelers.

    Other Nature Sites

    The Magic Land of Lapland offers endless options for self-oriented hikers.

    Korouoma Canyon

    Thrilling heights, breathtaking sceneries and challenging landscapes. Korouoma welcomes hikers of all experience levels all year round.

    Culture

    Local history, culture and art attractions make sure you will not get bored in Posio.

    Akanlahti Log Transfer Facility

    Akanlahti entails a lot of history, as it is the only remaining log transfer facility in Finland.

    Timisjärvi Art Centre

    A home of art dedicated to Finnish design and ceramics.

    Pentik Culture Centre

    Pentik brings northern beauty and cosiness to your home.

    Korpihilla

    A charming café, a lovely place to visit.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Snowmobiling

    There are 200 kilometers of maintained snowmobiling routes in the Posio area.

    Kiri slopes

    The ski center in Kirintövaara offers thrilling experiences in family-friendly slopes.

    Reindeer Safaris

    What could be a better way of exploring the snowy forests of Posio than on a reindeer safari?

    Weekly Schedule

    Ice climbing in Korouoma, snowshoeing in Riisitunturi National Park, husky safaries and much more. Take a look!

    Summer

    The summer of Posio offers excitement and experiences you will never forget.

    Disc golf course

    Posio disc golf course has 9 holes and it is situated in Kirintövaara.

    Orienteering

    In the summer, orienteering events and competitions are held regularly.

    Water recreation

    With more or less 3000 lakes and ponds, Posio is a dream location for tourists who enjoy long deserted beaches and exciting water activities.

    Hunting

    The 130 000 hectares of hunting lands in Posio ensure a desired catch for everyone.

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    Every day in Posio entails
    exciting activities. Choose
    a day and try!

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    Stories

    Ceramics and Nature

    10.08.2017

    The symposium organized by Arctic Ceramic Centre brings together ceramic artists from all over the

    Proud to Be from Here

    12.06.2017

    Home. The true meaning of this word does not usually truly get to us until we leave.

    Posio Municipality

    Area of Posio: 3500 km2
    Number of people in Posio: 3500
    Number of lakes & ponds in Posio: 3500
    Number of reindeer in Posio: More than people.

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