Visit Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas

Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas is the best place to start your hike to Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park. Photo: Timo Karinen.

Opening Hours in 2019

1.1.–6.1. Mon–Sun 9am–4pm
7.1.–27.1. Mon–Fri 9am–5pm
28.1.–5.5. Mon–Sun 9am–5pm
6.5.–2.6. Mon–Fri 9am–4pm
3.6.–29.9. Mon–Sun 9am–5pm
30.9.–24.11. Mon–Fri  9am–4pm
25.11.–31.12. Mon–Sun 9am–5pm

Closed Tue–Wed 24.–25.12.

Free entry.

Contact Information

Address: Tunturintie 54, 95970 Äkäslompolo (Kolari), Finland
Telephone: +358 206 39 7039
E-mail: kellokas(at)

Directions and Maps

By Car

  • Visitor Centre is signposted from all directions.

Map of the Surroundings of Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas.

By Public Transportation

  • Trains ( from Helsinki arriving to Kolari have a bus connection ( to Ylläsjärvi and Äkäslompolo. The bus to Äkäslompolo also serves the visitor centre.
  • A ski bus ( operates between the villages in Ylläs and the ski resorts. All buses can be used to access the visitor centre.
  • There is a bus connection to Ylläsjärvi and Äkäslompolo ( from flights to Kittilä ( During the slow seasons of early winter and spring, transportation must be booked in advance.


Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas in Skyview (