Summer activities

Walks in our taiga forest, hiking, fishing, swimming, rowing, biking, canoeing, berry and mushroom picking, bear watching and other wildlife tours are a must for the long summer days and nights.

Winter activities

They include cross-country skiing, snow shoe walking, snowmobiling, husky safaris and of course our famous Santa Tour at Christmas. Or why not try our new activity Hunting for twinkling stars and Northern Lights!


From small intimate meetings to larger corporate or conference events, training courses, team building or annual general meetings

Packages and Programs

Our ready packages include high standard accommodation in the most cozy athmosphere with or without half board. We have a lot of preset programmes and packages. Plus a variety of optional activities and treatments you can choose from.

Wellness-meeting or meeting and a night in a bear hide?
We have a lot of flexibility to tailor make the programs and build a total package for your holiday or official occasion or meeting.

The great Wild Taiga forest area of Kuhmo gives many possibilities for outdoor life. Hotel Kalevalas kitchen makes picnic bag for you by order, when you wish to go outdoors by yourself.

Our guided activities are numerous all year around. Winter activities cover a variety from cross country skiing to snowmobiling and snow shoe walking to husky safaris. During the summer, we offer a wide selection of activities including hiking tours, husky trekking, canoeing, swimming in the nearby lake or fantastic swimming in the rapids! This and much more you will have in this relaxing atmosphere and pure nature.

For groups Kuhmo has many attractions and guided tours: Winter War Museum and battlefields, Karelian Culture tours, town sightseeing, many interesting exhibitions for example with Kalevala theme, and of course the Chamber Musis Festival in July.