Top things to do

Top Choice Castle in Kemi

Lumilinna

Few things conjure fairy-tale romance like a snow castle. First built in 1996 as a Unicef project, this is a Lapland winter highlight and a favoured destination for weddings, honeymoons, and general marvelling at th…
Visitor Centre in Kemi

Santa's Seaside Office

Kemi's newest attraction, opened in 2017, is Santa's Seaside Office – a collection of cute red-painted timber buildings overlooking the waterfront, which house a gift shop, a cafe and, from Thursday to Saturday afte…
Cafe in Kemi

Panorama Cafe

Panorama's great-value lunch buffet includes home-brewed beer. Dishes like arctic char and potato bake, wild-mushroom soup, reindeer meatballs with turnip mash, and elk sausages with cranberry sauce are delicious, b…
Museum in Kemi

Jalokivigalleria

More than 3000 beautiful, rare stones and jewellery from 60 countries are displayed at the Gemstone Gallery, set in an old seaside customs house. Stones are on the ground floor; the upper floor contains exhibits suc…