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

Kajaani Castle Ruins

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

Steamship S/S Kouta

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

Tar Canal

The large rapids of River Kajaaninjoki, Koivukoski and Ämmäkoski, were the biggest obstacles for the…

Kajaani Orthodox Church

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

Eino Leino’s Kajaani

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

President Kekkosen’s Kajaani

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

Guided tours and excursions

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

Riihipiha Museum

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

Ski trails

Ski trails in Kajaani provide different level trails for cross-country skiing, with lit trails in…

Kesäniemi beach

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

Kajaanin Jäähalli Ice Hall

Public skating hours on Mondays at 18.15 – 19.00. Check out other ice hall hours…

The Renfors Route

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

Original Sokos Hotel Valjus

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

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…

Manor House Hotel Karolineburg

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

Hospo

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

Original Sokos Hotel Valjus

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

Scandic Kajanus restaurant

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

Restaurant Rosso

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

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