Europe’s Most Northerly Resort And Santa’s Arctic Hideaway
Located right at the top of Lapland, just two hours from the Arctic Ocean, Saariselkä first came to prominence as a settlement for Gold Panners.
The scenery is stunning with the Arctic Wilderness just on the doorstep, the skies often a deep hue of pink and purple the pines and spruce trees heavy laden with snow. Being so far north, there is a high probability of seeing the Northern lights.
Saariselkä is deep in Saami country, the native people of Lapland, many of whom work in the resort and have their own reindeer herds in forests nearby. Saariselkä is a great choice for an all-round winter holiday with a chance of seeing Santa, of course.
Resort attractions:Lively Apres ski. The famous Gold Panners bar, Panimo, also Guksi Pub, and good choice of restaurants in Tunturi hotel and Panorama restaurant Huippu. Swimming pool and Spa (at Holiday Club) Many excursions to choose from: Husky safaris Reindeer Sleigh rides, Snowmobiling safaris, Ice driving training, Excursion to the Gold Panning area on the River Ivalo at Tankavaara, Excursion to the Arctic Ocean and Siida Saami museum in Inari
PRE-BOOKABLE OPERATOR WINTER ACTIVTIES
Make the most of your Lapland experience by securing your place at the time of booking.
Click Inghams Winter Saariselkä Activities to view activities.
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