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

Guided tours and excursions

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

Kajaani Orthodox Church

The Orthodox Church in Kajaani was completed in 1959. The icons and murals painted between…

Paltaniemi Church of Paintings

The old church for Paltamo congregation, the Paltaniemi Church of Paintings, was built in 1726….

Vuolijoki Art Noveau Church

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

President Kekkosen’s Kajaani

President Urho Kekkonen (1900-1986) was born in the Lepikko cottage in Pielavesi and spent his…

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

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

Elias Lönnrot’s Kajaani

Elias Lönnrot worked as a district and castle physician in Kajaani from 1833 to 1853. …

Riihipiha Museum

Located in Vuolijoki is the private Riihipiha Museum with its buildings brought to collect, maintain…

The Renfors Route

The Renfors route passes along the biking trails and parks by River Kajaaninjoki with several…

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….

Manamansalon Portti tourist service

Manamansalon Portti, located in Manamansalo by Lake Oulujärvi, offers a wide range of tourist services…

Manor House Hotel Karolineburg

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

Scandic Kajanus

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

Hotel Kajaani

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

Original Sokos Hotel Valjus

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

Anorak restaurant

Anorak restaurant, together with the R-Collection store, offer you a combination of experiences all under…

Restaurant Rosso

Our passion is to ensure that you get to spend some joyful quality time together…

Hospo

Fine beer and bad jokes is the best combination! Hospo is the go-to place for…

Amarillo restaurant

The story of Amarillo begins deep in the heart of Texas. Spicy delicacies and refreshing…

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