Äkäslompolo - Cottages and Vacation Rentals
Located in the immediate vicinity of the Ylläs ski resort, Äkäslompolo offers a lot to see and experience in the midst of spectacular sceneries. The ski slopes of Yllästunturi are only seven kilometers away from the village center and the 330 km long trail network for cross-country skiing is also easily accessible.
Thanks to its tourism industry, Äkäslompolo offers versatile program services ranging from brisk snowshoeing trips to speedy snowmobile and reindeer safaris. There are also plenty of events in the area, the most famous of which, Ylläs Soikoon, is a highlight of the whole summer season. There are also plenty of shopping opportunities and traditional Lappish food restaurants for tourists to enjoy in Äkäslompolo.
In addition to the services available, Äkäslompolo, known as The Village of Seven Fells, is also a gateway to the famous Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park. Yllästunturi Nature Center Kellokas, that is located on the east side of the village, guides travellers in the planning of nature trips and gives additional information about all the services available in the area.