Syöte Region

Feb 26, 2019 11:00:10 AM

Syöte  - the southernmost fell area in Finland

Syöte, the southernmost fell area in Finland provides lapland-like scenery, attractive accommodation and a range of year-round activities in Syöte National Park.

Activities at Syöte national park

Syöte is a traditional skiing resort in the best possible sense. In summer time, you can explore the region by bike, during a hike or by mountain bike. The Syöte visitor center offers you all relevant information about possible activities in the region.

Ski Centers Iso-Syöte & Pikku-Syöte

The two ski centers Iso-Syöte and Pikku-Syöte are family friendly resorts with slopes that will challenge even the more experienced skiers. Syöte offers 120 kilometers of well maintained, scenic tracks for cross-country skiers. The designated campfire spots in Syöte National Park help the skiers enjoy their breaks. The skiing tracks of Syöte have plenty of room even in the busiest seasons.


Syöte is easily accessed by public transport. Oulu, the second busiest airport in Finland is relatively close and it enables easy traveling from all over the world.

Strengths of the Syöte Region:

  • wonderful nature and activities
  • two ski resorts
  • Syöte national park and visitor centre
  • nature based tourism, fresh air and clean water
  • diverse, all year-round activities easy to reach
  • western taiga area
  • Finlands southernmost fell
  • Real wilderness and silence
  • Excellent route network to hike and mountain bike
  • Authentic nature
  • Good accessibility, 3 airports close by

Summer activities in Syöte

Fishing, biking, hiking, berry picking.

Winter activities in Syöte

Downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, husky safaris, reindeer farms, ice fishing, observatory, wall climbing, snowmobiling, arctic spa, sauna, northern lights.

Facts: Syöte Region

  • Number of hotels: 3
  • Number of cottages: 250
  • Capacity: 3.000 beds
  • Hiking trails: 120 km
  • Skiing tracks: approx. 120 km
  • Number of alpine slopes: 17 in Iso-Syöte, 9 in Pikku-Syöte

Accessibility & Transfer

  • Airport & distance: Oulu (150 km), Kuusamo (90 km), Rovaniemi (150 km)
  • Train station & distance: Oulu (150 km), Rovaniemi (150 km)
  • Transfer from Airport/ Train station: OTP Travel Oy (bus), Syötteen Taksi (Tel. + 358 (0) 8106 446) (taxi)

Contact: Region Syöte

Syöte Tourism Association

Logo Iso Syöte

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