Educational travel and Technical visits

Oulu is the leading city of education in Northern Finland and the innovative forerunner of new teaching philosophies. Oulu is also the leading Northern business hub, recognized especially for innovations in information technology. In Oulu region you can explore and experience the world-famous Finnish education system, visit cutting edge technology companies and customize your stay with Arctic nature experiences.

Educational travel for all ages

We offer a wide range of different programs both for education professionals interested in educating themselves and learning more about the Finnish education system, and for school groups wanting to master news skills and learn about the Finnish lifestyle in Northern environment.

Business opportunities and world class innovations

Oulu and surrounding travel destinations are ideal for technical and business visits because we are known for our advanced technology development and innovations. For example – Oulu, under the leadership of Nokia and the University of Oulu, have been among the world leaders in the development of 5G, the 5th generation networks that are now in the phase of commercialization.  In Oulu we are already focusing on 6G, the 6th generation networks that will revolutionaze the world in around year 2030.

We offer various options for different technical visit destinations for professionals. There’s also a vast variety of leisure activities to make your visit extraordinary and unforgettable.

Learn more about Oulu area

In the Oulu region, Northern Finland runs Pohjola route – a collection of travel destinations for travellers to experience. Travel in parts or as a whole and choose your destinations, experiences and adventures from the route however you like. The best parts of Northern Finland can be found along the route, whatever the season. Welcome!

Read more about Pohjola route

Contact us

For more information, please contact
Hanna Karjalainen
hanna.karjalainen@visitoulu.fi
+358 40 6233 847