Welcome to Kajaani!

Kajaani, the capital of the Kainuu region, offers an excellent selection of shopping opportunities and events for a small town. In Kajaani, everything is close by: cafes, museums, theatre, a water fitness centre, as well as special stores for fashion, beauty and leisure. The clear watered River Kajaaninjoki, running through the town, provides a variety of recreational and fishing opportunities all year round. Come and see the best of Kajaani!

Get to know to Kajaani

Steamship S/S Kouta

Steamship cruise on Lake Oulujärvi Experience the Lake Oulujärvi landscape on an authentic steamship cruise….

Kajaani Castle Ruins

The Kajaani Castle was built in the beginning of the 17th century and was destroyed…

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

Armas Einar Leopold Lönnbohm, the Emperor of Poetry Eino Leino as he was also known,…

Vuolijoki Art Noveau Church

The only greystone church in Kainuu was built during 1905 and 1906. The building was…

Public monuments and memorials

Use your Kajaani mobile guide to locate public monuments and memorials in Kajaani. Anovat kädet…

Kainuu Museum

Kainuu Museum is the regional museum of Kainuu. Temporary exhibitions introduce both international and local…

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

Armas Einar Leopold Lönnbohm, the Emperor of Poetry Eino Leino as he was also known,…

Guided tours and excursions

Kajaani tour guides have endless stories of the over 365 years old Kajaani and its…

Kesäniemi beach

Pack your lunch and come relax by River Kajaaninjoki, at Kesäniemi beach, a popular summer…

Skating rinks

The Liikuntapuisto skating area is the largest public skating area in town. Check out the…

Otanmäen urheilutalo sports centre

Sports hall You can play basketball, volleyball, badminton, tennis and floorball at the sports hall….

Canoeing

Canoeing is the perfect form of exercise for anyone who enjoys the nature. In the…

Original Sokos Hotel Valjus

Original – something authentic in the centre of the town. A beautiful view over the…

Manor House Hotel Karolineburg

Manor house life in the northernmost manor house in Finland is only a few steps…

Hotel Kajaani

The cozy Hotel Kajaani is located in the centre of Kajaani and in the vicinity…

Scandic Kajanus

Spa package (accommodation + Water Fitness Centre Kaukavesi) A spa vacation in Kajaani for the…

Backstage Bar

Or as we like to call it – Bäkkäri. Inquiries for private events by email:…

Scandic Kajanus restaurant

The menu in Scandic Kajanus consists of Scandinavian classics combined with modern recipes. The menu…

Teahouse Tsaikka

Teahouse Tsaikka is the perfect place for all tea lovers. We have a wide selection…

Steamship S/S Kouta

Steamship cruise on Lake Oulujärvi Experience the Lake Oulujärvi landscape on an authentic steamship cruise….

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