The longest winter, the most frequently appearing northern lights, the deepest snow, the purest air… That’s what Kilpisjärvi is all about – it’s the perfect winter playground! The snow season starts in late November and continues until early May
Capture the magic of Aurora Borealis.
Explore the wilderness on snowshoes, with cross-country skis, and on a snowmobile tour.
Spend a day in the company of a reindeer herder on the tundra.
Take a thrilling dogsled ride.
Arctic summer is short but sweet, and filled with delights: two months of nightless nights, the verdant greens of the nature, the crystal-clear cool waters of the streams, rivers and lakes. Summer starts in mid-June and continues until late August
Discover the beauty of arctic flowers and the delicious taste of cloudberries.
Go biking, go fishing and go hiking.
Immerse yourself in local traditions and culture on a visit to the Reindeer Ranch.
Take a boat ride on the lake and visit the Three-Country Border Mark.
Autumn is a festival of colors! “Ruska” we call it, the short period in September when nature paints itself in flamboyant colors: yellows, oranges and flaming reds
Conquer the summit of Saana Mountain.
Raft down a river that separates two countires: Finland and Sweden.
Take a sightseeing tour in the air by helicopter or by seaplane.
Witness the wonder of autumn’s first Northern Lights.
Off-Season – the period after “Ruska” and before the start of the snow season – is the hidden gem as nature prepares itself for the arrival of winter
Discover local culinary delights of seasonal food: berries, mushrooms and reindeer.
Get acquainted with local customs and history on a guided tour.
Go chasing Aurora Borealis, on your own or with a local guide.
Take the best photos of your life in the constantly changing nature.