Fell Lapland Visitor Centre

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.–26.1.2022. 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.
An exhibition about the Sámi culture in the Fell Lapland visitor centre.

Welcome to Fell Lapland Visitor Centre

At the Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, our customer service will help you find your way around the Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park and its finest hiking routes. The Visitor Centre’s free Vuovjjuš-Kulkijat exhibition introduces visitors to Sámi culture and fell nature. You can also visit the changing art exhibition. We organise Nature Talks and numerous other events during the year. We offer maps and local products at our shops, and you can enjoy a tasty treat at the café's while reading the daily paper. The Visitor Centre is accessible and suitable for families with children.

Opening Hours in 2022

1.1.–27.2. Mon–Fri 9am–4pm     
28.2.–1.5. Mon–Sun 9am–5pm     
2.5.–28.5. Mon–Fri 9am–4pm     
29.5.–2.10. Mon–Sun 9am–5pm     
3.10.–31.12. Mon–Fri 9am–4pm     
Closed 26.5., 6.12.    

Due to Covid-19 situation, the maximum number of customers allowed inside is 20 persons.

Free entry.

Cafe Peura 

Open  Mon–Thu 11–18, Fri 11–22 (kitchen until 21)

Check opening hours and lunch menu (kahvilapeura.fi, in Finnish).

Contact Information

Address: Peuratie 15, 99400 Enontekiö
Telephone: +358 206 39 7950
E-mail: tunturi-lappi(at)metsa.fi

Gateway to the Arctic

Location: Northern Lapland, Enontekiö (enontekiolapland.com) Parish Hetta. Read more.

Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more.

Visit: There is no entrance fee to the visitor centre. Guided group tours cost €50/group/hour and they must be booked in advance. Read more.

Things to Do and See: The Vuovjjuš - Wanderers exhibition and other permanent exhibitions, temporary exhibitions, children's exhibition, movie theatre Kino Hetta, Peuranpolku Nature Trail, and Jyppyrä vantage point. A short film about northern nature and culture. Read more.

Suitability: A destination for visitors interested in the nature and culture of Fell Lapland; also ideal for families with children. The exhibitions are accessible to all. There is an accessible toilet in the building. Unfortunately pets are not welcome inside.

Services: Pulmuspuoti shop, hiking information, Cafe Peura (facebook.com, in Finnish), auditorium rental, reservation and keys to reservation and rental huts, and fishing, hunting, and cross-country traffic permits, tourist information services in Enontekiö area, free WiFi, recycling point. Read more.

The Nature Centre is managed by Metsähallitus.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/felllaplandvisitorcentre