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Events and Guidning services in Neristan

In a city as old as Kokkola, there is a chance that you will stumble upon something very interesting. In our city there is plenty. The old woodentown of Neristan offers unforgettable stories and historical facts explained by our experienced guides. Sightseeing tours can be arranged in Finnish, Swedish, English, German or in French. ”Hire a guide, experience more!

Travelguides of Kokkola - Summer 2019

Evening Market
Evening Market at the market place in 5th June - 28th August every Wednesday from 4pm to 9pm. Great finds from private flea-market stalls and old-time market sellers. Every week different performers on the stage. The evening market is a great meeting place fo all.

Walking tours in the old town Neristan
- Every Wednesday 12th June -28th August at 6.00. pm from the old town hall at Mannerheim Square. (In Finnish). Come and listen to stories about the olden times.
- Price: 4 €, under 12 years for free
- Tour takes approx. 1 h

City bus tours (in Finnish) free of charge

The tour provides an insight into the past, the present and the future of Kokkola. 
- Date: 15.6., 29.6., 13.7., 27.7. and 31.8. at 11 am from Market Place
- Price: Free
- Tour takes approx. 1,5 h

Walking Tours on Cemeteries

We invite you to hear stories recounted by the tombstones.
- Tour on the Maria or Anna Cemetary 16.6., 30.6.., 21.7., 11.8. at 5pm.
- Tour on the Elisabeth Cemetary 9.6., 14.7., 4.8. at 5pm.
- Price: Free
- Tour takes approx. 1 h

Additional information
Kokkolan Matkailuoppaat ry - Kokkola Guide Club
Kristiina Teerikangas, Tel. +358 50 3748 604


Kokkola Tourism Ltd, Tel. +358 40 8065 075 

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