Äkästoka cottage in the Ylläs fell Äkäslompolo village
in Lapland Finland
Äkäslompolo village (Ylläs fell) is situated high above the Arctic Circle amidst beautiful, clean and unspoilt nature offering peace and tranquillity. The area is beautiful and unspoilt and is really one of Europe's last wildernesses and Ylläs fell is set to become the greatest ski resort in Lapland. Lapland is also the true home of Santa Claus and you can visit ( in December) this famous man in person.
The fauna of the area includes reindeers, red squirrels and numerous birds.
The Ylläs area has numerous activities in the wintertime. Winter season is from late October to April: Cross-country skiing over 300 km maintained cross-country skiing trails. Alpine skiing: 60 pistes and 30 lifts. Snowmobiles, reindeer farms and sleigh rides, husky farms and rides, ice fishing etc.
In the summertime the midnight sun shines practically all summer long with pleasantly warm weather. Trekking, fishing, mountain biking, canoeing are just a few of the activities available. Entertainment is guaranteed all year round with music, bands and dancing.
restaurant 500m, ski track 20m, slalom slope 4km, bus stop 500m,
Kolari railway station 56km, Kittilä airport 60km,Rovaniemi city 263km, Helsinki 1340km
Holiday - logg gabin - semi-detached house - wooden house,
west side 58m2 and east side 58m2 can connect together
indoor (hut) + 1bedr + ktchn + porch - (both sides own)
5 sleeps, (together 10) linen (extra) 10 €/person
all over year, electric- heating
water system / WC, shower
electric lighting, fridge
soapstone oven, firewood
electric stove, microwave oven
set of dishes , dishwasher , coffee-maker, toaster
barbecue with roof - collective
Sauna ( x2)
in the same building, 4m2
electric-heated, 3-4 persons (max)
Fishing, hiking, skiing, downhill skiing, snowmobile driving.
Prices: Basic price ( one side for 5-7 person) (day/week): 580€ /1570 €
Tel: +358 40 726 2340
- The Northern Polar lights, Aurora Borealis
- Spring and "springtime"
- Salmon salar in the Torne River
- The Polar Night
- In Kukkola village - Autumn is time for River Lampreys