Activities at Ylläs!
At Ylläs there is a lot to do! You can go fat biking, snow shoeing, downhill skiing, cross country skiing or take a snow mobile-/ reindeer safaris and lot more. We recommend you to stay a few days and experience the magic of Lapland while you are there.
Destination Lapland is an adventure house in the Ylläs area, which offers not only high quality accommodation but also a variety of excellent activities.
They offer all kinds fun activities like snowshoe or snowmobile safaris, visiting a reindeer farm or searching for northern lights with fatbike. They have a weekly schedule where you can find your what suits you.
Snow Fun Safaris Lapland is also located in Äkäslompolo. They can take you to enjoy the nature by snowmobiles, husky sledges or snow shoes as well as aquaint to the life of reindeer herders. Check out their offering and weekly program on their website.
You can find a lot of information about activities on Ylläs webpage.
One must thing to experience is the Finnish Sauna. Swimming in an ice-hole or rolling in snow is also a tradition after sauna. In the race you get to try the ice-hole but we recommend trying it also after sauna.