Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Kuusamo

The parks, wildlife and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Kuusamo. Renowned for its hiking, safari tours and skiing, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Kuusamo

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Kuusamo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ruka Ski Area (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Rukatunturi Ski Jumping Hill (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kuusamo

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kuusamo. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuusamo Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Iivaara (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Julma-Ölkky (29.2 mi / 47 km)

Transportation to and around Kuusamo

Fly into Kuusamo (KAO), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kuusamo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 469 vacation rentals near Kuusamo. From 457 Houses to 9 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kuusamo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kuusamo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kuusamo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ruka Ski Area: 452 vacation rentals
  • Kuusamo Church: 432 vacation rentals
  • Rukatunturi Ski Jumping Hill: 451 vacation rentals
  • Kuusamo Park: 435 vacation rentals
  • Angry Birds Activity Park: 448 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kuusamo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kuusamo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 457 Houses in Kuusamo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kuusamo include:

  • Studios: 9 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Chalets: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Kuusamo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 94 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Kuusamo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.