Summer in Eastern Lapland – something special
The summer of Eastern Lapland is spectacular. Nightless nights next to the Arctic Circle provides pure landscapes to see in the fresh air and purity.
You can feel the space aroud you and make your holiday unique by getting around by your car from destination to another.
In the heart of National Parks
The area of Eastern Lapland is home to five unique destinations: Posio, Pyhä-Luosto, Savukoski, Kemijärvi and Salla. The area is known for its pure nature and the five unique National Parks. On one week vacation you may reach them all, for example by using the sustainable night train from Helsinki to Kemijärvi and driving by car yourself between the destinations. The car goes easily on the train as well. The cabins on the train are high quality and the sceneries of nightless night are beautiful when travelling easily through the Finland.
Experience and enjoy
in summer & fall
In the nightless night of Eastern Lapland, even time is not the limit. Nature is within your reach by hiking, paddling and SUP-bording around the clock. The tops of the fells are easily reachable fe. with an electric fatbike and you can capture the eye-catching scenery also through the camera lens.
A lot in common – a lot more unique
The destinations in Eastern Lapland have a lot in common. Pure wilderness, peace and quiet are something completely different than in larger Lapland destinations. Five national parks in Eastern Lapland near the Arctic Circle take care of nature conservation. In addition, tourist areas are developing their destinations responsibly. There are numerous environmentally certified companies in the area, and the number is growing all the time.
Make your own holiday – One week East Lapland round trips
Fly & Drive /Night train + Drive
The roads are not congested and the distances between the travel areas are only 50-120 km. In an hour or two you’ll get easily from a place to another by your car.
Pyhä – Located in the centre of Lapland
Pyhä is located 1,5h from the Rovaniemi airport and 30 min from Kemijärvi train
Wire climb at the Pyhä adventure park. Experience the midnight in night less night by hiking and shooting pictures.
Kemijärvi – Lake district and art center of Lapland
Kemijärvi is the arrival place for to the night train from Helsinki. Rental cars are available.
Get to a guided bike tour in Suomutunturi fell. Stay at the Hotel Suomutunturi.