- VASARA REINDEER RANCH
- KILPISJÄRVEN TUNTURIMAJAT
Kilpisjärven Tunturimajat boasts one of the best locations in Kilpisjärvi, offering views of the majestic Saana Mountain which we call "the home rock". Our log-built chalets are perfectly situated in the heart of the village, yet just steps away from the surrounding pristine wilderness which is a haven for nature lovers all year round.
Our wooden chalets consist of six tastefully decorated units, each with two bedrooms and a spacious half-open loft, a high-ceiling living area with a wood-burning fireplace, a fully-equipped open kitchen, a private sauna with bathroom, and a private deck where you can cherish the breathtaking views, gaze at the stars and at the northern lights.
We at Kilpisjärven Tunturimajat offer you high-quality accommodations designed with you in mind. Your comfort and enjoyment are our top priorities.
Welcome to Kilpisjärven Tunturimajat!
Kilpisjärven Tunturimajat boasts one of the best locations in Kilpisjärvi, offering views of the majestic Saana Mountain which we call "the home rock". Our wooden chalets consist of six tastefully decorated units, each with two bedrooms and a spacious half-open loft, a high-ceiling living area with a wood-burning fireplace, a fully-equipped open kitchen, a private sauna with bathroom, and a private deck where you can cherish the breathtaking views, gaze at the stars and at the northern lights. Kilpisjärven Tunturimajat chalets are ideal for self-catering, yet within reach of dining-out options. Three of our units are pet friendly. Kindly inform us at the time of your booking if you travel with your pet so that we can ensure the availability of suitable accommodations for you. BOOK NOW KITCHEN AMENITIES Dining table for 8 persons A full set of cooking utensils and tableware Electric range with cooktop & baking oven Refridgerator/freezer Dishwasher and microwave Coffee maker, toaster, water kettle, electric mixer LIVING AREA Access to private deck Flat-screen TV (Finnish channels) Genuine leather couch Heated tile floor Wood-burning fireplace SLEEPING AREAS One bedroom with a king-size bed and the other with two twin beds Half-open loft with beds for 6 persons PRIVATE SAUNA AND BATHROOM FACILITIES Sauna with electric heater and shower/wc area Separate wc Hairdryer ON-SITE FACILITIES Communal Finnish-style barbecue hut with open fire Self-service laundry and ironing High-speed USB modems for rent for internet connection Parking in the immediate vicinity of your chalet, with electrical outlet for your engine block heater STORAGE A small heated storage room at the entrance of the chalet is at your private disposal for your outdoor gear
The longest winter, the most frequently appearing northern lights, the deepest snow, the purest air… that’s what Kilpisjärvi is all about – it’s the perfect winter playground! The snow season starts in late November and continues until early May Capture the magic of Aurora Borealis Explore the wilderness on snowshoes, with cross-country skis, and on a snowmobile tour Spend a day in the company of a reindeer herder on the tundra Take a thrilling dogsled ride Arctic summer is short but sweet, and filled with delights: two months of nightless nights, the verdant greens of the nature, the crystal-clear cool waters of the streams, rivers and lakes. Summer starts in Mid-June and continues until late August. Discover the beauty of arctic flowers and the delicious taste of cloudberries Go biking, go fishing and go hiking Immerse yourself in local traditions and culture on a visit to the reindeer ranch Take a boat ride on the lake and visit the three-country border mark Autumn is a festival of colors! “Ruska” we call it, the short period in September when nature paints itself in flamboyant colors: yellows, oranges and flaming reds Conquer the summit of Saana mountain Raft down a river that separates two countires: Finland and Sweden Take a sightseeing tour in the air by helicopter or by seaplane Witness the wonder of autumn’s first northern lights Off-season – the period after “Ruska” and before the start of the snow season – is the hidden gem as nature prepares itself for the arrival of winter. Discover local culinary delights of seasonal food: berries, mushrooms and reindeer Get acquainted with local customs and history on a guided tour Go chasing aurora borealis, on your own or with a local guide Take the best photos of your life in the constantly changing nature
When you travel to a unique destination you will want to find a perfect souvenir to hold a memory of your trip or a superb gift to take to those back home. The Village of Kilpisjärvi boasts an exclusive gift shop which showcases a tempting collection of Finnish Design. HAVI’S Havi’s home décor products bring a hint of luxury to everyday life. Havi’s scent diffusers, candle lanterns and bathroom products will add a delightful Nordic touch to your home. Havi’s candles carry long traditions – the company was established in 1829 – yet they are both modern and timeless in style, perfecting the charming atmosphere you want to create for those special occasions. MOOMIN Moomin characters from Finland are known and loved by adults and children around the globe. Delight your family and friends with a gift of Moomin napkins, scented candles and tealights. MIIKO DESIGN A must buy for Her is a purse or crossbody clutch made of soft moose leather, produced by Miiko Design. Also by Miiko, for your home: cutting boards and coasters with artist’s illustration of nordic animals on birch ply, luxurious cushions of moose leather and plush lamb wool throw blankets. Little gifts and give-aways by Miiko: key rings, magnets, pendants and postcards, with illustrations inspired by Nordic nature. All Miiko products are sustainably manufactured in Finland. REINDEER HIDE A reindeer hide is a stylish and ethically sourced product from Lapland and a lovely accessory for your exterior home design. WELCOME TO BROWSE THE ARCTIC LAND COLLECTION!