Visit Finland • The Ultimate Winter Wonderland •
Looking for a magical winter getaway? Well look no further than Finland!
There are tons and tons of areas that are worth a visit in Finland! Here are a few KANGA picks for the winter break.
Kittilä Village is a popular holiday resort located in the northern part of Finland. Kittilä is very well known for having the lowest recorded temperature. A whopping -51.5 degrees!
Also popular with Kittilä is the 'midnight sun.' During this natural occurence, the sun is visible even at midnight and this can be witnessed from the end of May to mid July!
Between mid to end of December, you can witness the 'Polar Nights' where the nights last more than 24 hours!
There are so many winter sports facilities and activities to choose from in Kittilä from ice climbing to skiing.
FUN FACT: A Gold Mine is being constructed by Agnico-Eagle Mines of Canada. Once completed, it will be the biggest Gold Mine in all of Europe.
While in Kittilä you can also visit the nearby areas of Levi, Kuusamo and Lapland for the best ski resorts and attractions such as :-
• Särestoniemi Museum
• Lainio Snow Village
• Levi Ice Gallery and
• Snow Hotel
Kittilä is surely the Ultimate Winter Wonderland! KANGA recommends the following activities:
• Erä-susi Nature Safari - This safari has over 200 sledgdogs, rare white reindeer and other unique animals.
• Ice Climbing - This is strictly for the adventurous as it is no small task!
• Sauna Yoga - Two words, Hot & Intense. Experience this unique activity that only Kittilä can offer.
• Ice Dip - Enjoy this sauna and sweat! Sweat! Sweat! After all your pores are soaked, jump into freezing water! This is said to boost circulation and has other health benefits.
If you are looking for a Winter Wonderland Getaway, Finland is here for you! Brrrrrrrilliant!