UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES ON THE FELLS
In Ylläs you will find the greatest network of cross-country tracks in Finland, the longest slopes and winter activities to every taste. You can take part in various types of safaris, or hire the equipment and try out snowshoeing or long-distance skating. Courtesy of our Holiday Master, you can embark on Lappish adventures straight from the breakfast table. Our partners, Lapland Safaris, will bring to you a piece of choicest Lapland with unbelievable safari experiences.
HOLIDAY HOST'S WEEKLY PROGRAM AT YLLÄS
Are you always on the lookout for new experiences? The guests staying at Äkäshotelli and in Ylläskaltio will be treated to experiences to remember. The excursions conveniently start from the hotel, and you can make your decision at the breakfast table on the morning of the trip. Join the gang, you will be sure to hear the tallest tales in Lapland.
Go out on a snowmobile safari - or why not on a reindeer sleigh ride? Exploring the wilderness will be safe and easy with Lapland Safaris. We offer you a chance to experience the nature as it should!
Ski Resort Ylläs
Measured by the number and length of its slopes as well as the height differences and diversity of its runs, Ylläs is the largest ski resort in Finland. It is located right above Äkäslompolo village. From the slopes, splendid views open out across the other rugged fells in the Pallas-Ylläs National Park. Ylläs Ski Resort offers all the services that a downhill skier needs.
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The slopes offer something for everyone, regardless of age and level of expertise. Ylläs Ski Resort has four magnificent areas for downhill skiers: Varkaankuru, Perherinteet family slopes, Eturinteet and Aurinkokuru, which alone has 11 runs. In Aurinkokuru, you will go up in the stupendous Aurinko Express chair lift with capacity for four skiers.
FEEL GOOD IN YLLÄS
Ylläs - Feelgood
Feelgood refers to a good and relaxed feeling. To help you achieve this state, Äkäshotelli provides various types of pampering treatments and exercise facilities to complement outdoor activities.As a counterbalance for outdoor exercise and the gym, we offer the pleasures of a sauna area, a beautician’s services and exotic Lappish folk remedies.
Feel good on your holiday – why not make the Feelgood concept part of your stay and make appointments for treatments while you book your holiday.
Doctor Katja Kuusimäki, specialized nurse Juha-Pekka Kuusimäki, nurse Annika Mannersuo
Appointments: tel. +358 (0)40 411 2262
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AN ACTIVE HOLIDAY IN AN AUTHENTIC LAPP VILLAGE
YlläsÄkäslompolo is an authentic Lapp village in the arms of seven fells and at the foot of Yllästunturi fell. You will find all services near at hand. For splendid opportunities for outdoor activities, all you need to do is step outside. Ylläs is particularly well-known for its great hiking routes and versatile slopes. In the snowless season, there is an outstanding selection of activities from Nordic walking to a mini spa and wonderful pampering treatments.
THE LARGEST SKI RESORT IN FINLAND
Ski Resort Ylläs-SkiMeasured by the number and length of its slopes as well as the height differences and diversity of its runs, Ylläs is the largest ski resort in Finland. It is located right above Äkäslompolo village. From the slopes, splendid views open out across the other rugged fells in the Pallas-Ylläs National Park. Ylläs-Ski offers all the services that a downhill skier needs. You can find them in the Y1 Service Center at the bottom terminal of the main lift as well as in the slope restaurants Cafe Express and Jokerikuppila.
Lapland Hotel Äkäshotelli is open 15.7. - 19.7.2015 and 26.8. - 26.9.2015. Hotel is open also 20.11.2015 – 30.4.2016.