Paljakka - Family holidays resort in beautiful Kainuu

Paljakka Ski and Holiday Resort is located in municipality of Puolanka, Kainuu Region in Finland. It is in the middle of the beautiful landscapes of hills and forests. The climate is purest in Finland according to research by Finnish Forest Research Institute.

The nearest cities Kajaani and Oulu and Paljakka is only one to two hours drive away from these cities.

In wintertime - Popular ski resort with variety of services

Paljakka Ski Resort in Winter

The highest skiing slopes in Kainuu offer good facilities for downhill skiing and snowboarding. There is also a winter tobogganing track at the slopes. Wide-ranging ski trail network is popular among cross-country skiers. Guided snowmobiling safaris are available for beginners and snowmobile rentals for professionals. Wintry forests provide excellent conditions for snowshoe hiking. Paljakka is friendly ski resort for family holidays.

You may choose your accommodation in cosy cabins or hotel. Our high-quality caravan camping area serves those travelling with caravan or mobile home.

In Paljakka area there are several restaurants and cafe for food and drinks. Also, there is a cinema and gym in Paljakka House.

In summertime - Nature-based cottage holidays

Paljakka Holiday Resort in Summer

During the summer our guests can enjoy the surrounding nature and stay in our cosy cottages. You can hike, ride with mountain bikes or go fishing. Paljakka Fishing Park has been opened for summer 2013. Tennis, minigolf and beach volley are also available.

Interesting and memorable places to visit in the area during summer are:

  • Hepoköngäs waterfalls, which is highest natural waterfall in Finland
  • Paljakka Nature Park, located nearby the resort
  • Pirunkirkko gorge

See more places to visit at the Puolanka-Paljakka area.

Virtual tours of Paljakka

Have a 720 degree panoramic view of Paljakka area:

Virtual Tours of Paljakka Resort


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