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Tranquilizing forest

Syote area is real wilderness. We hiked to Ahmatupa and saw only six people. Trail was good exept... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
Oulu, Finland
Beautiful, calm winter destination

We were looking for a peaceful and snowy Christmas holiday destination, and found Syöte to be the... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2017
mira m
Helsinki, Finland
via mobile
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25 Oct 2018
“Tranquilizing forest”
4 Jan 2017
“Beautiful, calm winter destination”
The landscape of Syöte National Park, with its rugged hills, special bogs on hill tops and slopes, and old spruce forests create an attractive setting for a hiker. Syöte is the largest of the four parts of the Park, and it offers excellent...more
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

Syote area is real wilderness. We hiked to Ahmatupa and saw only six people. Trail was good exept three places were slippery on the path.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PasiNur
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a peaceful and snowy Christmas holiday destination, and found Syöte to be the best option in terms of snow conditions. We had a cabin at the top of the fell with outstanding view over the area. Syöte was a great place...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank mira m
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Nice and green in summer time, with lots of purple flowers, wild blueberries and cloudberries. Activities include canoeing on the lakes, tubing on the river, husky hiking and quad biking. Spruce forests and reindeer wandering around.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank LizinKL
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Excellent national park to see old-growth forests and it's nature. Long and short trails around the park, both in summer and winter. Ahmatupa cabin just 8 kilometres from the information centre is good place to stay overnight. There is also a great view over the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Pekka_1859
Reviewed April 5, 2015

50km away from civilization and great place to Celebrate new year night. We spend week there included that new year night party, and it was great, recommended for everybody. Also it´s nice place for family and children. Not commercial and not so expensive as every...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Eddy T
Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

And not so far away from civilisation. Perfect place for skiing and downhill skiing. Have a trip in the forest, and you'll realise the meaning of the pure nature.

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank Esa P
Reviewed March 17, 2013

Just came back from Iso Syote and the scenic views were awesome. We stayed there from 10 March to 18 March and did many excursions like snow show hiking, snow scooter safaris, husky safaries and kick sledge rides. On the way the views were magnificient....More

Date of experience: March 2013
3  Thank roland_manders
Reviewed March 15, 2013

Just 800 km from Russian border and you can see this snowy place with trees and stuff. This place got all that you possible would need during your skiing or snowboarding.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank tchopy
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