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KittilaFinland

North of the Arctic Circle, find stunning natural beauty, perfect for winter skiing, summer hiking and year-round family fun.

Discover Lapland’s rich cultural history in Kittilä. Roam the snowy scenery on a dog sled in winter, hike forest trails in the summer sunshine and learn about this unique part of Finland through works by local artists.

Set off early from Kittilä to explore Levi, a ski and adventure resort whose bounty draws visitors year-round. It’s among Finland’s largest ski resorts with 27 lifts, 43 runs and a snow park. Enjoy snowshoe walks, sledding, cross-country runs and even snow-kiting, which will have you speeding along with the wind at your back.

When the weather warms up, explore Levi on one of the hiking trails through tall forests or go fishing on pristine lakes such as Jeris or the river Teno. Try autumn flashlight fishing on Lake Kätkäjärvi. Jump on the Gondoli2000 cabin lift for aerial views of the gorgeous scenery of glittering lakes and thick pine forests. For family fun, try minigolf. Come to the tennis court, skate park, disc golf park and an adventure course in the treetops.

Ride on a sled pulled by boisterous dogs or regal reindeer or meet fluffy farm animals at the Kompiainen Animal Farm. Discover the unique traditional cultures of Lapland through arts and crafts on display at the Samiland cultural village.

Take the time to learn about Lapland’s cultural life at the Särestöniemi Museum, a museum and small collection of architecturally interesting buildings that are a tribute to the artist Reidar Särestöniemi. Here, learn about his contribution to art. If you’ve come in search of the northern lights, select from a variety of ways to experience this amazing phenomenon of the sky, including from a traditional hut or even a glass igloo.

In the township of Kittila, look for the small and charming Church of Kittilä, which dates from the early 19th century. Choose from a variety of accommodations, such as alpine chalets and modern hotels. To reach the area, fly to the nearby Kittilä Airport.

Top Hotels in Kittila

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hotel Hullu Poro
Hotel Hullu Poro
4 out of 5
Rakkavaarantie 5, Levi, Kittila
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $86 per night

Situated in Kittila, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Levi Ski Resort and 12 mi (19.3 km) from Art museum Einari Junttila. Kittila's Museum of Local History ...

3.7/5Good! (552 reviews)

"Good holiday, nice comfy beds, OK place to stay but needs some TLC, run down in places ie wallpaper hanging off and carpet coming up, decor needs updating"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Hullu Poro
Hotel K5 Levi
Hotel K5 Levi
3.5 out of 5
Katkanrannantie 2, Kittila
The price is $85 per night

Located in the heart of Kittila, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Levi Ski Resort and 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from Art museum Einari Junttila. Kittila's Museum of ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (52 reviews)

"Breakfast was really good. The room was clean. They have free laundry machine downstairs - but only 1 - so if you want to use it, might have to go there a few times to find it open. The lobby is pretty."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Hotel K5 Levi
Lapland Hotel Pallas
Lapland Hotel Pallas
2 out of 5
Pallastunturintie 560, Pallastunturi, Muonio
The price is $98 per night

Set amidst the mountains, this ski-in/ski-out hotel in Muonio is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Taivaskero and within 9 mi (15 km) of Sammaltunturi and Jerisjärvi. Pallas-Yllastunturi ...

3.8/5Good! (60 reviews)

"Fantastic location! The weather was perfect for our stay and the ski facilities were great for beginner skiers."…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2017

Lapland Hotel Pallas

Popular places to visit in Kittila

Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort

4.5/5(3 reviews)

Hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort, a top ski area in Sirkka.

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort

5/5(2 reviews)

Experience superb skiing and snowboarding opportunities among Finnish Lapland’s incredible mountains and beautiful forests.

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

5/5(1 review)

Discover miles of hiking trails, colorful birdlife, a ski resort and quaint villages in this sprawling national park in northwest Finland.

Top things to do in Kittila

Golf Tour In Lapland
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Golf Tour In Lapland

$2,501
Per adult
Private Ivalo Airport - Saariselka City Round-Trip Transfer
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Private Ivalo Airport - Saariselka City Round-Trip Transfer

$190
Per adult
Ice fishing with Snowmobiles
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Ice fishing with Snowmobiles

$200
Per adult
Ivalo Private Transfer from Ivalo (IVL) Airport to City centre
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Ivalo Private Transfer from Ivalo (IVL) Airport to City centre

$142
Per adult
Ivalo Private Transfer from Ivalo city centre to Ivalo airport
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Ivalo Private Transfer from Ivalo city centre to Ivalo airport

$142
Per adult
Canoe tour on the river Pyhäjoki
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Canoe tour on the river Pyhäjoki

$117
Per adult

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