From Rovaniemi: Pyhä-Luosto National Park and Visitor Center

From Rovaniemi: Pyhä-Luosto National Park and Visitor Center

From $176.68 per person

Take an excursion to Pyhä-Luosto National Park, ideal for hiking and unforgettable day trips. Explore the best trails and visit to the Visitor Centre Naava that houses a fascinating exhibition on local nature and ancient culture.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
From the lobby of your hotel in Rovaniemi, Finland.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Hike the incredible nature trails in Pyhä-Luosto National Park
  • Take in panoramic views of the deep ravines, high fell tops, and sacred sites
  • Learn about Sámi culture at the Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava
Full description
After a pickup up at your accommodation, you’ll be taken to Pyhä-Luosto National Park, around 100km from Rovaniemi. The national park is an optimal location for nature adventures with its hills, ravines, old villages, and rivers. During a 7km hike, enjoy the best panorama views over the southernmost summits of the fell range.  The trail takes you to mystical mires that are lined by a breathtaking landscapes. Part of the trail runs through varied heath forests with some altitude differences. There are stairs in the steepest sections and the duckboards make your way to the bird-watching tower easier. Take a short stop for some warm berry juice and sandwiches and, if you go on this excursion when cloudberries are ripe, allow yourself enough time to pick them for yourself. After the hike, you’ll be guided to the root of Kultakero Fell where the Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Center Naava houses a fascinating exhibition on the natural and cultural history of the national park. Get your first taste of the area's deep ravines, high fell tops, and sacred sites of the ancient forest Sámi people.  The inspiring exhibition stimulating the senses while introducing you to the history of the area including its geology, nature, and cultural history. After the visit, enjoy some time to rest before returning to Rovaniemi.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off in Rovaniemi
  • Warm drinks
  • Sandwiches
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch
  • Hiking shoes
  • Hiking equipment
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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What to bring

  • Hiking shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • In summer it is possible to wear sneakers for the hike
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Product ID: 364720