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Visit Tampere - Your Travel Companion

Visit Tampere Ltd is an expert organization for tourism, events and congresses in Finland’s most popular tourist city, Tampere. Our goal is to strengthen the position of Tampere as an internationally attractive location for tourists, events and congresses. We are owned byt the City of Tampere and we are a subsidiary of Business Tampere.

Contact us! We are happy to help you.

Street address (appointments)

Visit Tampere
Kelloportinkatu 1 B
FI-33100 Tampere


Postal address

Visit Tampere Ltd
Kelloportinkatu 1 C
FI-33100 Tampere


Billing address

Please note, that we do not accept paper invoices or invoices via e-mail.

Visit Tampere Ltd
(P.O. Box 320, FI-33101 Tampere)

E-invoicing details:

EDI: 0037259074692410
Operator ID: 003708599126
Operator: Liaison Technologies
Business ID (Visit Tampere Ltd): 2590746-9

Include the name of the orderer as reference.

If your company cannot send e-invoices, please register for Liaison eInvoicing portal by the City of Tampere:


Harri Airaksinen

Chief Executive Officer

Jari Ahjoharju

Director, Tourism

Noora Heino

Director, Global Sales & Marketing

I am a passionate and sales driven global sales and marketing leader. I am in charge of global sales and marketing at Visit Tampere. My global sales and marketing team is responsible for Germany, UK, Japan and Russia, entailing partner relations and marketing co-operation and PR activities.

Johanna Holmberg

Director, Finance and Administration

Global sales & Marketing

Heli Jokela

Marketing Manager

I’m a marketing multitasker, in charge of e.g. our international campaigns.

Mari Saloniemi

Account Manager, Asia

I’m in charge of the Asian market, working in close cooperation with my colleagues in the Western Lakeland area and Visit Finland.

Pirjo Puukka

Account Manager, Germany and the UK

I’m responsible for the German and UK markets working together with the Western Lakeland area and Visit Finland.

Grigory Kharitidis

Project Manager, Lakesperience

I am in charge of Russian market B2B and B2C. Also managing Lakesperience tourism marketing and development project to promote Tampere’s lake services in Germany.

Olga Javits

PR & Media Manager

I plan and organize international media visits to Tampere. Journalists and influencers from all over the world are my guests. I speak English, Finnish, Russian (native), and Spanish. 

Jenika Kervinen

Content Specialist

I manage the English contents of Visit Tampere’s official website and social media channels, organize Visit Tampere Partners network events as well as participate in arranging tour operator visits to Tampere.

Leena Mäki-Suominen

Marketing and Communications Manager

I’m in charge of the planning, executing and developing of Business Tampere’s marketing and communications as a whole, using agile tools. I feel having succeeded in my work when the success stories of Tampere Region as a desirable place to live and do business are seen, heard and echoed both in Finland as well as abroad.  

Johanna Sahlgren

Marketing and Communications Manager

I am in charge of Business Tampere’s media communications as well as Visit Tampere’s domestic media communications. My work aims at increasing the region’s business environment and invest in visibility nationally and globally.

Katriina Istolahti

Marketing and Communications Manager

I mainly work with Business Tampere’s changing projects. I’m helping our experts in their marketing and communication challenges though written and visual expression.

Anni Ylinen

Marketing and Communications Specialist

I’m mainly working with the marketing and communications of Smart Tampere. It’s a development programme of the city of Tampere implemented in co-operation with Business Tampere.

Laura Vanzo

Photographer and Visual Contents

I am Visit Tampere’s photographer. I create visual content that highlights Tampere Region’s touristic gems and attractiveness. I work together with our partner companies and services, as well as with other tourism actors. My images and videos are used in our different channels (website & social media) and are available in our Photobank. I’m also the person behind @visittampereofficial Instagram.

Katariina Onnela

Content Specialist

I work with all kinds of content production from newsletters to press releases and social media. I’m also involved with Visit Tampere influencer marketing.

Riina Viljanen

Content Specialist

I work in Visit Tampere marketing team and my job includes for example managing the website’s contents.

Mirella Mellonmaa

Marketing and Communications Assistant
I photograph events, as well as companies, services and potential filming locations for AV productions in the area. I also assist with webinars, website management, and the creation of graphic, visual, and video materials.

Why Tampere?
The warm atmosphere of a small town with the services of a large city.


Business development

Anna-Krista Sorvoja

Director, Business Development

I am responsible for the development of the region’s tourism ecosystem, especially through digitalisation, data utilization and knowledge management.

Matti Pollari

Project Manager, Sustainable Tourism Development

Currently working in 6aika: Carbon Neutral Tourism -project with Helsinki and Turku and advancing Sustainable Travel Finland – destination programme in Tampere and Pirkanmaa area. Cycling travel and Pispala dear to my heart.

Turo Leppänen

Senior Specialist, Business Intelligence

I’m responsible for data and analytics services and participate in various digitalization projects.  

Marja Aalto

Senior Specialist

My job is to promote the international accessibility of Tampere Region. My area of expertise is aviation, but all kinds of smart mobility, travel chains and the development of regional tourism are a matter of the heart for me.


Pia Helminen

Account Manager, Congresses and Meetings

I’m the person to contact if you are planning an international conference in Tampere. You can also meet me at international fairs or at sales calls.

Why Tampere?

I love the history and beautiful red brick buildings in Tampere.

Laila Walldén

Account Manager, Congresses

I’m the person to contact if you are planning an international conference in Tampere. You can also meet me at the university campuses.

Visit Tampere Tourist Information
visittampere (at)
Tel. +358 (0)3 5656 6800

Visit Tampere tourist information offers information, brochures, tips, maps and much more. For both summer and winter season, we gather together a weekly activity programme with suggestions for every weekday. The tourist information is at your service all year round on social media and by e-mail and telephone, and in the summertime you can get service in person at Frenckell service point. We will also be present at major events.

Guided tours

You can book a guided tour or a guide for your tour from Tampere Tourist Guides.

Tel. +358 41 730 2242
opasvaraukset (at)