Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Saariselkä


Welcome to Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Saariselkä 

Customer Service in Saariselkä provides professional hiking and tourist information services. You may choose to hike from one wilderness hut to another towards Urho Kekkonen National Park, or perhaps make a canoe trip on Ivalojoki River, known for its gold-digging history. Customer service point is also the location of the tourist information point for Inari municipality.

Opening hours in 2021

1.1. - 15.2. Mon-Fri 9 am. - 4:30 pm.
16.2. - 25.4. Mon-Sun 9 am. - 4:30 pm.
26.4. - 22.8.  Mon-Fri 9 am. - 4:30 pm.
23.8. - 26.9. Mon-Sun 9 am. - 4:30 pm.
27.9. - 5.12. Mon-Fri 9 am. - 4:30 pm.
6.12. - 31.12. Mon-Sun 9 am. - 4:30 pm.

On New Year´s Day 1.1. closed, on Epiphany 6.1. closed, on Ascension Day 13.5. closed, on Midsummer's Eve 25.6. closed, on Independence Day 6.12. cloced, on Christmas Holidays 24.-26.12. closed.

Read about our Guidelines Concerning Coronavirus COVID-19.

Free entry.

Contact Information  

Address: Lutontie 16 (Santa's Hotel Tunturi's Gielas building), 99830 Saariselkä (Inari), Finland
Telephone: +358 206 39 7200
E-mail: ukpuisto(at)metsa.fi, hammastunturi(at)metsa.fi

Contact Saariselkä-Inari Tourist Infomation:

Telephone: +358 40 168 7838
E-mail: tourist.info(at)saariselka.fi

Location: Saariselkä, Inari (inari.fi), Northern Lapland region. Read more.

Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more.

Visit: There is no entrance fee to the customer service point. Open all year round. Read more.

Things to Do and See: Exhibition. Read more.

Suitability: Suitable for hikers, trekkers, skiiers, fishers, snowmobile drivers, and families. It is allowed to bring pets in the customerservice point. There is a ramp to the customer service point.

Services:  Hiking and route information, nature shop (maps, postcards, books), reservations and keys to huts in Urho Kekkonen National Park and the Hammastunturi Wilderness Area and fishing, hunting and snowmobile track permits. Services provided by cooperating partners are also available. 
Saariselkä and Inari area Tourist Information.

The Nature Centre is managed by Metsähallitus.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/urhokekkonennationalparkcustomerservice