The Finnish vacation dream for winter sports enthusiasts
A magical white winter paradise awaits you in the northeast of Finland. As the area with the most snow in Finland, the enchanting vacation region of Ruka-Kuusamo is a ski resort with romantic snow-covered forests, well-prepared slopes for all levels of difficulty and a wide range of winter activities. Adventure and lots of fun in the snow are guaranteed during vacations in Kuusamo. Especially fans of alpine skiing will get their money's worth.
When the days become longer again, the snow conditions are also excellent: The months of February and March are therefore excellent for a trip to Kuusamo. Relax in the sauna after an exciting day in the snow and look forward to the breathtaking northern lights dancing across the sky on clear winter nights.
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Sightseeing in your Kuusamo holidays
Reindeer have always been an important source of livelihood for Finnish families in the past. During a visit to a reindeer farm you can learn more about life with reindeer and help with their care.
The wide range of wellness offers makes it possible to relax perfectly during the vacations in Ruka-Kuusamo. Whether typical Finnish sauna, ice sauna, sauna tour or sauna yoga - there is something for everyone. (Photo Credits ©Visit Finland)
In addition to many adventurous activities, Kuusamo captivates with unique natural scenery. Those who love nature will also enjoy a trip to Riisitunturi National Park or Oulanka National Park in winter - this is best done in snowshoes or on cross-country skis.