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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!

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16 BE ACTIVE Guided tours, transport, programme services and rental equipment Jump aboard a galeas, boat, horse carriage or tourist train, and enjoy your trip. And if you would rather take the reins into your own hands, rent a means of transport you have never tried before – perhaps a segway, a fatbike or a quad? Kalajoki has plenty of options to choose from! Safaritalo / Hiekkasärkkien Ohjelmapalvelut Oy Merisärkäntie 10 +358 45 111 6633 Guided ATV and snowmobile safaris, snowshoe treks, kayaking and fishing trips, etc. to Kalajoki’s top spots. Also a wide range of rental equipment: bicycles, segways, ATVs, snowmobiles, kayaks, water scooters, snowshoes, velomobiles, Nordic skates and other summer and winter sports equipment. You can also rent an outdoor whirlpool tub that we can deliver to your cabin, for example. The children’s traffic park is open regularly for the summer season, and from 1 September to 31 May by request. Departures every 30 minutes from 11 am to 7 pm. The tourist train Jumbo During the summer season, the tourist train Jumbo circles around the Sand Dunes from Monday to Saturday, 11 am – 7 pm. You can get aboard the train at its stations, or reserve the train for a private party. A single ticket will allow unlimited travel on the train for a whole day! Stations: 1. Camping Hiekkasärkät 2. Santa’s Resort & Spa Hotel Sani 3. Water park JukuPark 4. Entertainment centre Merisärkkä 5. Hotel Lokkilinna 6. Hotel Rantakalla. Enquiries for private use, tel. +358 400 680 807. femEmare Oy +358 40 722 6401 Guided tours to Maakalla and event programme services at the Sand Dunes, the Siiponjoki river and, during the winter time, the Rahja archipelago. Smoke sauna and kota hut events with meals and flavoured with local stories. Themed trip programmes for groups. Galeas Ansio Rahjan Kalasatama Konikarvontie 200 +358 44 270 4358 Sail aboard the galeas Ansio to Maakalla! A sailing trip on the traditional vessel Ansio is a wonderful option for organising different types of events. The round trip to Maakalla takes approximately 4.5 hours and includes a delicious fish meal with coffee and refreshments. Check the sailing schedule on the website. Departures from Rahja’s Kalasatama port in Konikarvo.

17 BE ACTIVE Rautio Sports Surf Center Top Camping Kalajoki Tuomipakkaintie 20 +358 44 546 0090 Beginners’ instruction and group courses on SUP, windsurfing and kitesurfing, as well as SUP paddling and SUP fishing trips. SUP and windsurf boards are available for rent in summer. You can also have cycling adventures: we rent fatbikes all year round and organise guided fatbike treks. Pohjanmaan Vossikka workhorse farm Pyhänkoskentie 646, Ylipää +358 44 242 6323 The workhorse farm Pohjanmaan Vossikka arranges workhorse-related training by request, as well as transport and horse rides at different types of events, parties and private affairs. The farm has a sauna and a Lapland-style kota hut at Korpipuro that you can hire for a meal and entertainment. The driving time from Kalajoki is roughly 35 minutes. Kamusen Liikenne Oy Kalajoentie 9 +358 8 469 4400 On board the Kamusen Liikenne coaches you travel in safety and comfort. Coaches with modern amenities for 16–61 people. Taxi Kalajoki Kalajoentie 28 +358 600 300 70 Call price €1.16 + €0.50 / min + local network rate Have a nice and safe taxi drive! Kalajoki Booking Centre Jukupolku 5 +358 8 469 4449 At the Booking Centre, you can make reservations for all the services in the area: activities, meals, tickets, transport, and meeting facilities and services.