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Providing accommodation services to Russian customers
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

Pirjo and Antero Törrönen run hostel rooms in Hainaut. The hotel is located directly on the banks of the Pielisjoki River. Entrepreneurs cooperate with rural tourism and programming companies in Hainaut. The company organizes camps for children from Russia. The share of Russian tourists is growing significantly. The applicant participates in the project of fishing tourism in North Karelia - MATIKKA. The planned investments will increase comfort and improve the level of equipment. The project is aimed at improving the services of companies from North Karelia and the Republic of Karelia. Currently, the company employs a married couple, the project is aimed at employing another new person.

Main activities


Basic information


Providing accommodation services to Russian customers


1999-01-01 - 2001-12-31

Total Budget / Programme funding

11 772 € / 2 186 €

Lead partner

Jokipirtin Majatalo
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