Yllas combines all the ingredients necessary for this perfect Lapland 7 day experience. Guests return year after year to enjoy its stunning unspoiled natural scenery.
This offers a wide choice of activities and safaris, including exhilarating reindeer, husky and snowmobile safaris. The skies here are especially clear, ideal for witnessing the magical Northern Lights.
The resort comprises two genuine Lappish villages set 15 minutes apart connected by a regular shuttle bus: Äkäslompolo where Äkäs Hotel and all our cabins are located, and Ylläsjärvi where the new luxury Ylläs Saaga hotel enjoys a panoramic slopeside position.
Mountain Facts Cross-Country
Resort altitude 230m
Skiing altitude 255m - 718m
Number of runs 60 (30 floodlit)
Longest run 3km
Lifts (local area) Draglifts 28, Chairs 1, Gondolas 1
Snowboard parks 2 floodlit snowparks, super-pipe,boarder-cross course
Direction of slopes N, S, W
Snow cannons 33 Runs
Mountain restaurants 11
Cross-country skiing 330 km (35km floodlit)
Ski/resort bus Free if staying at Äkäs Hotel, Äkäs Cabins or Alp Apartments. Guests staying at other properties pay €3 Adult/ €2 Child per trip or €20 Adult/ €10 Child per week (under 4yrs FREE). Ylläs Saaga Hotel is positioned directly on slopes
In Resort (Optional Extras)
• Excursion to famous Ice Hotel (from c.1st Jan) (bookable locally)
• Snowmobile, husky and reindeer safaris • Ice-fishing
• Northern Lights • Icelandic Horseriding • Karaoke
• Visit to meet Santa (available all season)
Sundays to Kittilä
Transfer 35mins, 40km, by coach to Ylläs Saaga Hotel.
It takes additional 20mins, 14km, to Äkäslompolo for all other Ylläs properties.
From Gatwick, Bristol, Manchester
You have the option of adding on many different winter activities including a trip to see Santa.
Unless you have your own, Thermal Suit and Boot Hire is a must!!
***Prices based on maximum occupancy of accommodation***