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    Events in Posio

    
    Inspired by Arctic Lapland -exhibition

    1.10.2016 - 31.5.2017

    Anu Pentik Gallery

    Free entrance!

    Welcome to see the works of art by the participants of the Tourism and Ceramic Symposiums 2016.

    In 2016, over 30 artists from all over the world participated in the two Ceramic & Tourism...

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    Finlandia Canoe Relay

    11.6. - 16.6.2017

    Finlandia Canoe Relay 2017 is an international canoe event, which will be arranged in June 2017 for the 33rd time, on the route from Kuusamo to Ii. The event is the longest canoe/kayak-relay in the...

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    Posio Fish Market Fair

    15.7. - 16.7.2017

    Posio Marketplace

    The biggest event of the year! Stay tuned for more information.

    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.

    Lake Livojärvi

    Lake Livojärvi is one of the most popular summer destinations in Posio. Its long white sandy beaches and clear waters attract sunbathers and swimmers from all over the world.

    Accessible Trails

    You can get out and enjoy Posio's outdoors on these accessible trails that offer wheelchair-ready surfaces.

    Kirintövaara Fell

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

    Places

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

    Timisjärvi Art Centre

    A home of art dedicated to Finnish design and ceramics.

    Miki Studio

    The lovely products of Miki Studio have been inspired by the arctic nature of Finnish Lapland.

    Korpihilla

    A charming café, a lovely place to visit.

    Arctic Ceramic Centre

    A place for creating art and relaxing in the middle of the arctic wilderness.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Winter hiking

    The snowy winters of Posio provide amazing chances for snowshoeing and winter hiking.

    Cross-country skiing

    There are altogether 70 kilometers of skiing tracks in Posio for skiers of all experience levels.

    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.

    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.

    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.

    Orienteering

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

    Fishing

    With more or less 3000 lakes and ponds the waters of Posio offer fascinating fishing spots.

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    Stories

    Inspired by Arctic Lapland

    10.02.2017

    In Posio, ceramics and the pristine nature of Lapland are intertwined in a unique way.

    Posio Attends the Matka Nordic Travel Fair 2017

    11.01.2017

    Find music, ice falls and ceramics on our inspiring stand.

    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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