Hetta - Pallas Hiking Trail Directions and Maps

25.1.2022
Check regional Covid-instructions before your hiking trip or a visit to a nature center.

Liminganlahti Nature Centre is closed 1.1.-4.2.2022. The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia is closed 10.1.–1.2.2022. Koli Nature Centre Ukko is closed 1.1.–20.2.2022. Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is closed 13.1.–31.1.2022.

In other nature centers in Finland, we require the use of a facial mask and keeping the 2 meter distance to other visitors. In addition, there may be requirements to show the Covid pass, and/or the number of visitors can be limited. More information Nature centers. The length of the restrictions depends on the region. More regional information can be found at the Finnish institute for health and welfare website.

"Two hikers in a barren open fell on a dirt path down the fell. Mountain landscape on the horizon."

 

Directions

By Public Transportation

  • To Pallastunturi
    • There is a coach from Muonio to Pallastunturi from Monday to Friday at 9.30 am. This bus does not drive during Christmas time. 
    • There is a daily coach (matkahuolto.fi) to Jerisjärvi, which follows the route Rovaniemi - Kittilä - Jerisjärvi - Muonio. From Jerisjärvi visitors must order a taxi to Pallas.
  • To Hetta

By Taxi-service

By Car

Maps

Electronic Maps

Other Maps

  • Pallas Hetta Olos Waterproof Outdoor map, 1:50 000, Karttakeskus 2019. The map is sold by Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, Kellokas Visitor Centre, Fell Lapland Nature Centre and Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
  • Hetta Pallas Ylläs, Waterproof map, 1:50 000, Calazo Förlag 2020. The map is sold by Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, Kellokas Visitor Centre, Fell Lapland Nature Centre.
  • Terrain maps V413, V 414, 1:50 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Retkeily GT Pohjois-Suomi: Outdoor GT Northern Finland, 2016, 1:400 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.

Map Sales Points

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Excursionmap.fi. Open the map of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park in Excursionmap.fi.

Publications of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park

Publications of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park (julkaisut.metsa.fi).