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Address: Lehontie 2 | Äkäslompolo, 95970, Finland
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Lapland Northern Lights Safari by Snowmobile from Ylläs
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Great snow, especially for those who are used to the freeze/thaw ice of the Alps! Only a few runs are open until until the end of the 7th week of the year - then the sun comes... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 May 2016
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Great snow, especially for those who are used to the freeze/thaw ice of the Alps! Only a few runs are open until until the end of the 7th week of the year - then the sun comes out and everything opens up. A lovely area and friendly people.

Thank LoraW
Umea, Sweden
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298 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is the company that operates the slopes and lifts on the Äkäslompolo side of the fell. I liked the slopes very much, a little bit shorter than the one on the Ylläsjärvi side but still very nice. They have staff by every lift and that is a plus and I also like that they have maps by the lift... More 

Thank ilbombo
Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

I spent two weeks in Ylläs area. This was my 10th times at Ylläs. Fell and the national park offer exelent possibilties for skiing, snowboarding, crosscountryskiing and snowshoeing. Near by fells offer good places for off piste skiing. Ylläs is my favorite ski resort in Finland. The best thing is area's versatiles. You doesn't found in here wild after ski... More 

1 Thank Tatu_P
London, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Stayed with my wife and two teenage boys. We are reasonable Boarders but the boys were beginners. This is a great resort for beginners and intermediates - ski and boarding. I thought the fact there are mainly drag lifts (button and T- bars) would be a negative for us as boarders but they just were not. The slopes have a... More 

1 Thank Chris P
Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

This is biggest hill in Finland and rices from see level to highest point 750 meters. Longest slope is 3000 meters and it´s pretty easy, so you can take your family with you all the way up. Full day which is from 10:00am to 05:00pm cost around 40 euros. Check the high season and low season prices if you travel... More 

4 Thank Eddy T
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We booked a private ski lesson through our Inghams rep. Our female ski instructor was excellent, she persevered with me and from her tuition, I was able to ski after an hour. I had previously had 2 full day lessons at Chill Factor in Manchester but was not able to progress past snow plough turns and stops. We had 3... More 

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142 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

If you want to have real winter, sometimes lucky with arctic lights, make you trip to Ylläs, Äkäslompolo or Ylläsjärvi. They have great ski tracks with different grades of difficulty. There are lots of nice cafes to stop by if you want to have something to drink or eat during your 2-4 hour ski trip. Also downhill tracks are great... More 

1 Thank OTlohja
Cleveland, Ohio
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

My daughter and I visited the Yllas area in summer enjoy the outdoors of Lapland and do some hiking. We took the gondola to the top of the hill and had waffles in the cafe there. There is a lovely nature trail that we took and saw reindeer passing through, saw wildflowers and seabuckthorn. People warned us of mosquitos but... More 

1 Thank dct555
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Took a day-ticket, but because of the strong winds, the gondol lift, the top and most of the slides were closed. Had fun nevertheless! But remember to check their website for the up-to-date info about the weather and the open hills. FYI: The top is always cloudy and windy (cold!).

2 Thank Jaana J
Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

How much snow fall can we expect in Nov in yllas? We are going out on the 29th of Nov, with our 8 year old child. It's the first time we've been and we're planning on doing all the husky safari and reindeer and snowmobile trips so worried there won't be any snow!

31 Thank Sharon S

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