Trek from hilltop to hilltop through the arctic fells along Finland’s first hiking trail. Here you can enjoy hiking or skiing through the wilds, but still find welcoming lodgings for comfortable overnight stays in historic Lappish villages. This part of Lapland has the freshest air in the world. On dark nights look out for the amazing Northern Lights.
For more information, please see: Pallas-Ylläs National Park (nationalparks.fi).
Protected Areas in Finland
Vätsäri Wilderness Area
In Vätsäri you can experience the astonishing silence of a wilderness in its natural state.Find out more
Käsivarsi Wilderness Area
Finland's wild northwestern arm – Käsivarsi – has the country's most mountainous scenery.Find out more
Koli National Park
The splendid scenery always instills a sense of serenity and wonder in visitors.Find out more
Syöte National Park
The wild wooded hills of Syöte provide an ideal setting for many activities.Find out more
Oulanka National Park
In the rugged landscape of the Karhunkierros Trail, you will observe the power of water.Find out more