Regional tourism organization

Kalajoki with its sand dune area "Hiekkasärkät" is a compact holiday area in Northern Finland situated at the seaside of the Bothnian Bay, 1,5 h drive south of Oulu airport via Route 8. Kalajoki is ideal for guests who value pure and spectacular nature, are interested in traditions and history and appreciate also high-standard accommodation and services.

There is a large variety of holiday villas, cottages and apartments and three hotels, one with a spa and swimming hall.

Activities and sights: sailing trip on a wooden sailing boat to the islet Maakalla with a fishermen tradition, Marine Visitor Centre with the history and traditions of the area, Old Town Plassi, seal spotting, sand- and snow yoga, Nordic walking, beach life, hiking in Siiponjoki river valley, (fat)biking, horse back riding, golf, surfing, SUP, canoeing and hiking on a frozen sea in the Rahja archipelago, jetskis, carting, geocaching, disc golf, outdoor water parks, adventure park, snowmobiling, cross country skiing

Visit Kalajoki

What we offer

Visit Kalajoki (Kalajoki Tourism Association) represents its members, about 50 tourism companies, and is the link between them and the tour operators.

Kalajoki is ideal for FITs, groups, leisure and corporate events, conferences, festivals, concerts, school camps, educational tours, technical visits.

There are indoor facilities for large events up to 3000 persons next to the small Kalajoki airfield, which is only within 5 minutes drive from the hotels.

What we are looking for

We are looking for partners and tour operators selling Finland, especially those who are interested in new destinations. Kalajoki sand dunes is a hidden pearl: it is one of the oldest holiday destinations in Finland but still quite unknown in abroad.


Ms Anu Kärnä, Supplier


- Meet Finland Workshop

Matka Day(s):
- Thu 18.1.2018

Ms Johanna Nakkula, Supplier

Sales and marketing manager

- Meet Finland Workshop

Matka Day(s):
- Thu 18.1.2018- Fri 19.1.2018- Sat 20.1.2018- Sun 21.1.2018
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