Lapland offers experiences all year round. Experience winter twilight, Northern Lights and the nightless night of summer in Finland. Along with unique nature, become revitalised with a huge range of activities. Welcome to Finnish Lapland!
MAPS AND TRANSPORTATIONS
Levi is the name given to the area surrounding the 510 meter high Levitunturi (the Levi fell). It is located in the north-west of Finland, 1000 km from Helsinki and Levi is located 170 km north of the Arctic Circle.
There are regular flight connections from Helsinki to Kittilä, and from there it’s a 20 km transfer by airport bus or taxi. There are also transfer connections from and to Kolari railway station (78km) during high season.
Levi is one of the largest ski resorts in Finnish Lapland. The holiday village around Levitunturi is at the heart of the Levi experience. Levi Center contains most of the hotels, spa, bowling hall, shops, restaurants, services and nightlife at Levi. The densely built center is an urban oasis in the middle of a pristine wilderness. Central to the village is Levi Fell and its 44 downhill ski slopes with 27 ski lifts, including 2 gondola lifts. Within the village, all streets have walking/cross-country skiing trails beside them. The wilderness area around the village is crossed with 230 km of well groomed cross-country trails and 886 kilometers of snowmobile trails. Enjoy scenes from the delightful village around Levi Fell and the beautiful Lapland wilderness.
The village of Sirkka is situated at the bottom of the Levi fell, and we have a selection of good quality hotels and restaurants. We offer opportunities to experience the full range of Lapland outdoor winter activities, such as husky sledding, snowmobiling, and reindeer driving. In addition Levi is Finland’s leading ski resort, with both downhill and cross-country skiing.
Hullu Poro is located in the center of Levi Resort. When arriving in Levi (road number 79) from south turn right from the traffic circle and follow Rinnetie (main slopes on your right-hand side) till you see the hotel in front of you. When arriving in Levi from north follow the same instructions but turn left from the traffic circle. Taivaanvalkeat farm is 7 kms north of Levi, on the banks of the Ounasjoki, in the village of Köngäs.
The distance between Hotel Hullu Poro in Levi and our other hotel Merihovi in Kemi is approximately 300 km. Rovaniemi is located in the middle of the way, when driving from Levi to Kemi. Merihovi hotel is only 5 km from the airport and 1 km from the railway station.
Getting to Levi
The flight from Helsinki takes about 90 minutes and the Kittilä Airport is only a 15-minute drive from Levi.
There are frequent flights to Helsinki, the capital of Finland, from many European as well as overseas countries. Finnair operates one daily flight from Helsinki to Kittilä (finnair.com). There are also several daily flights from Helsinki to Rovaniemi which is a 2.5 hour drive from Levi. Flights to Rovaniemi are operated by Finnair and Norwegian (norwegian.com).
An airport shuttle bus runs from Kittilä airport to Levi after all Finnair and Blue1 flights throughout the year.
Train to Kolari or Rovaniemi
There are train connections (vr.fi) from Helsinki to Kolari (about 80 km from Levi) and to Rovaniemi (180 km from Levi). Bus from the Kolari railway station to Levi departs after train arrival.
Public bus transportation to Kittilä Levi
Tel. +358 200 4000 / Matkahuolto (matkahuolto.fi)
Hullu Poro history