©

Kokkola trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Kokkola

Trip Planner Europe  /  Finland  /  Central Ostrobothnia  /  Kokkola
(4/5 based on 35+ reviews for 3 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, museums
Kokkola is a town and municipality of Finland. The town is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Ostrobothnia region. The town has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. The population density is {{Infobox Finnish Municipality/population densityKokkola. Neighbour municipalities are Halsua, Kalajoki, Kannus, Kaustinen, Kronoby, Lestijärvi, Larsmo and Toholampi.The municipality is bilingual with being Finnish and Swedish speakers.NameThe Finnish name Kokkola means "place of bonfire" or "place of eagle" because the Finnish root word ' means both bonfire and white-tailed eagle (the suffix -la denotes location). The town was known in Swedish by the name ' until 1 January 1977 when the surrounding land municipality of Kaarlela was consolidated with Kokkola, and the town took over the Swedish name of '. The word ' means "old", karl means "man" or "peasant" and by means "village", in tearn literally meaning '"old village of peasants" or Anglicised as "Old Peasantville". The Latin name was Carolina Vetus.
Plan your vacation with our Finland family vacation planner and discover the best things to do in Kokkola.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Kokkola

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Kokkola:
Sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, shopping, museums
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Museums, adventure, fun & games
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Theme parks, zoos & aquariums, shopping
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Theme parks, museums, nightlife
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Finland

18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Lapland & Sweden BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SWEDEN February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Eastern Europe & Western Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, teens, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Kittila BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Rovaniemi BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, kids, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News