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Visit Kalajoki - INFO 2018-2019 - english

Discover Kalajoki’s fantastic nature. You can begin your visit from the Kalajoki Visitor Centre and then continue on to experience the unique Rahja archipelago, historical islet of Maakalla and the magnificent lighthouse of Ulkokalla. From there, you can head to the Pakka Adventure Park to climb the heights. Afterwards, you can cool down at the JukuPark water park and then move on to the SuperPark. Take a step on the wild side and explore Kalajoki on your own or with friends and family!


10 BE ACTIVE Kalajoki Golf Tiitaival 59 +358 10 505 5510 A magnificent 18-hole par-73 course at the Sand Dunes. Narrow fairways and wide bunkers of fine sand provide adequate challenges to players of all skill levels. The golf park also has an extensive training area, and a par-3 course open to all, where beginners can try out golf without a green card. Beginners’ courses are also available! The Golf ProShop sells golf equipment, shoes and clothes. Särkkäin Formula Center Safaritalo Merisärkäntie 10 +358 45 111 6633 A fast, 700-metre paved outdoor track with varying altitudes to provide extra excitement to the driving. Regular go-karting in the summer and ice gokarting in the winter. Lohilaakso (Salmon Valley) Tahkokorvantie 39 +358 400 851 186 Fishing gear, guides, fish smoking and a restaurant with a shoreline terrace. Catch your dinner from the salmon pond – we will smoke the fish for you and serve it with side dishes in the kiln milieu or on the shoreline terrace. You can also order dishes of pre-caught fish, speciality coffees and beers, and drinks. Meeting/party venues in a separate kiln building, and a jewellery shop. Merenrannan Ratsutila stables Ratsutie 30 +358 40 567 9220 Exciting horseback riding experiences all year round at the Sand Dunes. Professional instructors and experienced, skilful and reliable horses. Trail riding along the seashore and across sandy terrain, riding classes on the riding field or in the manège for riders of different levels of experience. Weekend, holiday and summer courses are organised in collaboration with the local accommodation providers.

11 BE ACTIVE Tuomiston hevostila stables Torvenkyläntie 291, Himanka +358 44 377 4098 Guided trail riding and treks in peaceful countryside surroundings of fields and magnificent pine forests. Gallop down the long straights or admire the views during more tranquil treks. Riding lessons for all skill levels from beginners’ try-out lessons to dressage and show jumping. You can also learn about working equitation. Beach volleyball courts Dyynitie 4 The four beach volleyball courts between restaurant Dyyni and Kalajoki Camping are open from May to the end of August. Individual players are welcome to use the courts freely. Balls can be rented from the campsite or the Safaritalo at Merisärkäntie 10. For more information, call +358 46 923 5530. Hiekkasärkät Frisbeegolf Finland’s first international AA1-category disc golf course is located at the heart of the Sand Dunes, with all the necessary services nearby. The 18-fairway course is open all year round. The Pakka Adventure Park handles all the fees, course maps, result cards and equipment rentals at Tuomipakkaintie 19, tel. +358 40 534 0837.