Ylä-Kainuu Tourism Development Project
The municipalities of Suomussalmi, Hyrynsalmi and Puolanka form the area Ylä-Kainuu. Suomussalmi and Hyrynsalmi share a tourism development project with the objective of strengthen the tourism operators in the area, develop their skills, improve the quality of services, promote marketing and communications, create new tourism products and services. This will secure an improved competitive edge in the continuously toughening competition. Especially the substantial tourism investments require new complementing services to attract new customer groups.
Funding: European Regional Development Fund
Budget: 215 000 €
Partners: 30 tourism companies and two municipalities in Kainuu region