I’VE GOT NOTHING TO DOOO!
You won’t hear that from your children on your holiday to Kalajoki. Pick and choose our best tips and keep having fun, all year round.
A healthy glow from all the fresh air – enjoy the winter wonderland!
The snow-covered sand dunes of Hiekkasärkät beach will offer a great ride. Pick up your sled and jump on, show off your coolest sledding moves! After a fun day outdoors, treat the whole family to steaming hot chocolate with marshmallows and whipped cream.
Enjoy another action-packed and fun-filled experience on a Siberian Husky Safari in the idyllic sceneries of a husky farm in Rautio, Kalajoki. After the dog sledding trip, you can fry sausages by a campfire in a wooden goahti hut and pet and photograph the beautiful dogs.
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Enjoy the spring sun and green meadows!
Pats and rubs needed! You probably know what this is all about. The friendly animals at the petting zoo are eager to see you. Visit the petting zoo HuliVili in Eteläkylä, Kalajoki, and meet the chicken, sheep, ponies, alpacas and many other delightful animals. Find out more about this great destination for the whole family at www.kotielainpihahulivili.fi
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Sand between your toes – fun-filled summer activities for toddlers and teens alike!
Kalajoki is known as a maritime destination. True to its name, ‘fish river’, Kalajoki has plentiful and generous fishing grounds. The world under the sea is a fascinating place. Visit the Kalajoki Marine Nature Center and find out the sizes of the largest fish in Finland, among many other interesting facts. Can you spot a fish bigger than you?
Did you know that the world-famous ice hockey star, Jussi Jokinen, was born in Kalajoki? A park in the city centre, Jussi Jokisen puisto, has been named after him and filled with a great range of jungle gyms, swings, slides, bars and many other fun activities for children and teens alike. The park also features an activity track for exercising your muscles, a table tennis spot and a small artificial sandy turf field for games. Playing is the work of children, and here you can play as much as you want!
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Dark and depressing autumn? – Not at all, enjoy the atmospheric evenings!
When autumn comes, clean your sand bucket and head to the forest. While hiking along the nature trails you can pick up plump bilberries and bright red lingonberries for a healthy snack. You can also discover the vitamin-packed bright orange sea buckthorn berries on the islands. Have you tasted one yet? Hiking around the magical Siiponjoki area is easy, even with just a headlamp to light your way. The even terrain is easy to walk on and ensures a comfortable nature experience even during a darkening autumn evening. Go out and enjoy the autumn atmosphere!
Psst! In autumn, the Adventure Park Pakka also transforms into an exciting land of adventure. Challenge yourself on rope courses or experience the magic of Mega Zipline in full darkness, only with your headlamp lighting the way.
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