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Nice castle ruins, next to an amazing river. You can get some beautiful pictures here. Also a perfect and quick stop for families. The only disappointing thing is that some of the walls have been tainted with graffiti.
The castle ruins in Kajaani are unique and place to see in two very special ways:
1. It is the most northest stone fortress in the world
2. It is the only castle in Europe that has a bridge built over it
I truly hope...More
Castle ruins are under the bridge in the city center. Why the hell they have built a bridge trough a castle? The castle itself is always open and free to explore. This is really nice castle because it is small but quite a maze. At...More
This castle is very easily accessible from the city centre. In the summertime this would be a very nice picnic location. We visited in the winter and the stairs were very slippery and it felt a bit unsafe to walk around on the higher levels....More
Kajaanin linna/Kajaneborg ruins are nicely visible from the shores of Kajaani river. You can also easily walk into the castle. The castle was from the 17th century and destroyed by the Russian in 1716. There is also a signboard telling you about the history of...More
I really enjoyd my time there! Beautiful place if it's good weather! The Castle is also fantastic during night because of the shiny lights. You should visit day time and night time. You can visit inside of the castle and read about the history.
The Kajaani castle ruins are a must visit in Kajaani. Especially when it gets dark and the ruins are lit, it's an exceptional view!
Also there is some info about the ruins which was really interesting.