Tourist information services in the area

Tourist information Center provides free consulting services for tourists of Vuokatti and Sotkamo. The professional staff will advise you about the places to see and to visit, as well as about the events, happening in the region. Free brochures and trail maps are also available in the Center.

The services are provided in Finnish and English, and, during winter season, in Russian as well. Tourist Information Center is located at the Snowboarding Tunnel.

SOTKAMO: The pearl of South Kainuu

All-year round resort Vuokatti is situated in Kainuu province, in Sotkamo region with the population over 10 500 people. The nearest city, Kajaani, is only 35 km away from Vuokatti, and Helsinki area is 570 km away.

The number of registered overnight stays in the region is as high as 630 000 annually. Approximately one million of tourists come to Sotkamo region every year, which makes it 3500 visitors per day in average.

Image bank

All images and logos in image bank belong to Vuokatti Joint Marketing Organisation and individual photographers. The use of the materials from image bank is allowed to companies of Joint Marketing Organisation for their own marketing purposes and other cases, such as presentations and travel agency work, with the condition that used materials help to increase Vuokatti brand awareness and create the positive image of the brand. All other purposes of usage are subject to agreement: please contact for further details.

Vuokatti Image bank


  • Region: Sotkamo
  • Province: Kainuu
  • Area: 2 950,2km
  • Inner waters surface 300 km2
  • Highest point: Porttivaara 345 m (above sea level)
  • Population (2018): 10 403