(Main picture: Kotisaari Island under the Midnight Sun, Josh Shephard, The Lost Passport.)
Kotisaari Island is deep in the history of Rovaniemi, the Capital of Lapland. Rovaniemi was a legendary lumberjack town, and the Ounasjoki and Kemijoki rivers were used as floating channels for the log industry from the late 1800 century until end of 1980. In the good old days the Kotisaari Island was a traditional stronghold of the Lumberjacks in Kemijoki river, just a boat ride away from the city centre.
Now the old boathouse in Kotisaari Island has been renovated to a Savurafla Kotisaari -Island Restaurant, with a high respect for BBQ traditions, and adding a Lappish twist, the Island Restaurant opens for seatings on 15th of June 2023.
Mira Viitasalo, Social Media Specialist
Tel. +358 40 667 9653, mira.viitasalo (at) laplandhotels.com
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