Available from June 1 to August 31.
The Finnaction weekly public kayaking safari to River Oulu delta begins at Vaakunakylän venesatama (marina) in Hietasaari, situated a 10-minute drive from Oulu city center.
In the beginning we’ll teach the basics of kayaking and go carefully through the safety features. Then we’ll start a safari with the length of approximately 7 kilometers led by a trained and experienced paddling instructor and carried out with single seated kayaks.
The delta of River Oulu is a diverse paddling location providing both cultural and natural scenery as well as a unique perspective on the cityscape of Oulu. This safari offers the delta area as its finest.
The trip is well suited for beginners and doesn’t require swimming skills.
Public transportation: Bus nro 15 from City Hall to Nallikari every 30 mins. Exit the bust at Hietasaarentie E or Kahvelitie P stop. From each stop there is only a couple of minutes walk to the starting point of the activity.
- Price: 39 € / person
- Price includes: Guidance, kayak, life vest, paddle, spray deck
- Season: 1.6. - 31.8.
- Participants: 1 - 9 people
- Starting point: Vaakunakylän venesatama in Hietasaari, Oulu. More detailed instructions via e-mail when booked.
- Duration: 3 hours
- Minimum age: 12 years
- Languages: English and Finnish