Savukoski Visitor Centre Korvatunturi

 

17.1.2022
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.–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.
The beautiful Savukoski wilderness is well presented in the exhibition in Korvatunturi Visitor Centre. Photo: Mari Kotajärvi

Welcome to Korvatunturi Visitor Centre in Savukoski

Korvatunturi Visitor Centre in Savukoski is located in the home region of Santa Claus. The centre introduces the tranquil and thriving wilderness of Urho Kekkonen National Park, Kemihaara, and surrounding areas. Visitors are informed of the fishing and hiking opportunities in the region: hiking trails, winter hiking, wilderness huts, and other hiking services.

Opening Hours 2022

Will be opening again at summer season.

Information and guidance for nature trails of Savukoski area via e-mail and by phone outside summer/autumn opening hours.

Outside opening hours phone calls will be directed to Pyhä-Luosto National Park's Nature Centre Naava.

Entrance to Savukoski Nature Centre Korvatunturi, which is located on ground-level. On front of the building is a sign with text Urho Kekkosen Kansallispuisto and autumn foliage rowans and twigs.

Contact Information

Address: Samperintie 32, 98800 Savukoski, Finland

Telephone:  +358206 39 7556 (Savukoski Visitor Centre Korvatunturi), +358 206 39 7302 (Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava), +358  206 39 7200 (Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen).

E-mail: Savukoski Visitor Centre Korvatunturi: savukoski(at)metsa.fi, Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava: pyhaluosto(at)metsa.fi, Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen: ukpuisto(at)metsa.fi

The Visitor Centre is managed by Metsähallitus.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/savukoskivisitorcentre.