Syöte Visitor Centre

The log house, whose interior is lit, stands amidst large trees. The snow is thick on the ground and in the trees.

Welcome to Syöte Visitor Centre

Syöte Visitor Centre is a handsome log castle by the gates of Syöte National Park. With the help of the up-to-date hiking tips that are provided by the visitor centre's staff, it is easy to enjoy an active holiday amongst the wooded hills.


Opening Hours in 2023

30.10.-30.11. Closed
1.12.-23.12. Wed - Sun 10-16
24.-26.12. Closed
27.12.-7.1. Open daily 10-16

Metsähallitus customer service
Tel: +358 206 39 6550
email: syote(at)

Contact Information

Address: Erätie 1, 93280 Syöte (Pudasjärvi), Finland
Telephone: +358 206 39 6550
WhatsApp: +358 40 5831608
E-mail: syote(at)

Two people are in the exhibition. One is sitting with a mobile phone in front of a large landscape picture and the other is taking a picture of the exhibition with his phone.

Location: in the Koillismaa Region in Pudasjärvi, the Syöte Tourism Region. Syöte National Park. 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. Open all year round. Read more.

Things to Do and See: Exhibition, activities for children, events, nature trails, group tours. Read more.

Suitability: An excellent location for families with children. Visitor centre is accessible. It is allowed to bring pets in the Visitor Centre.

Services: Nature-themed souvenirs and gifts, finshing and hunting permits, licences for the snowmobile routes maintained by Metsähallitus, a café-restaurant, meeting services, nature education.  Services provided by the cooperating partners are also available. Read more.

The Visitor Centre is managed by: The Parks and Wildlife Finland, Metsähallitus.

This is the web page

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Open the map of Syöte visitor centre in is a free map service provided by Metsähallitus. It can be used to search destinations, choose map layers and print maps.