Ylläs

Ylläs has two different Lappish villages, Äkäslompolo village and Ylläsjärvi village and the variety of services, accommodation and activities is very diverse. Pallas-Yllästunturi national park is nearby and offers wide range of fine hiking routes and views. The park is the perfect place to enjoy the clean nature of Lapland and its unscathed forests and fells.

So what can you do when visiting Ylläs? The hiking was rightfully mentioned since it´s the most popular activity in the area. Besides this, you can go snowshoeing, snowmobiling, skiing, paddling, fishing, aurora hunting, mountain biking… the selection is truly wide. Horseback riding and husky safaris give a bit of excitement to animal lovers and relaxing in the sauna is a luxury you can enjoy in any season or weather.

Accommodation options are as wide as the activity options. You may choose a cosy log cabin, luxurious apartment or convenient hotel room; the choice is yours. There are several hotels and cabins for every need and desire. If you're looking for something quite special, there´s even a snow hotel nearby, Lapland Hotels Snow Village, where you can spend your night sleeping on a bed made of ice, in a warm and comfy sleeping bag.

Ylläs is located 115 kilometers north of the Arctic Circle and it´s only 35 kilometres away from Kittilä Airport. Traveling by train, the closest train station is 35 kilometers away in Kolari. Ylläs is easily accessible by bus or your own car and the roads are in good condition, so that´s something you don´t need to worry about.

More info https://www.yllas.fi/en/home-page.html
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