Sun is shining in the Middle of Nowhere
The summer is just around the corner. And the warming sun will put a smile on everybody's face.
For the summer we have prepared some unique events. The one and only true Nightless Night -event turns the normal day rhythm on its head. from 8th to 14th of July the wilderness lives only in night time. There is a chance for everybody to experience the authentic wilderness nightlife with the guidance from the local people. You will be taken to a wilderness lake canoeing, for a hike on top of the Sallatunturi, you can take a tour in the wilderness by bike, to go fishing or join the locals in dances. The summit of the event is at 13th of July when breakfast is served at 8 pm and supper at 9 am and in between them there are lots of different activities. And all the time the midnight sun will shining.
The name day of Salla is celebrated at 19th of July. The one day of the year that you can see more people in the village than you would normally see in the whole year. Salla day is an event meant for the whole family, offering different forms of entertainment and bringing current and former residences together along with tourist from all around the world.
At 25th to 28th of July moms with their children will compete in the Hero of the Wilderness -competition. Participants will compete in tasks that are everyday jobs to the local people. The competition can be followed either in facebook or on the spot in Salla. The winners will get the Hero of the Wilderness title and a luxury holiday week in Salla. There will also be prices among voters so remember to vote for your favorite team.
Reindeer Heat Week is the best time to see the highlight of the year of the reindeer and enjoy the autumn colors and nature in Salla. This eventful week will be organized at 6th to 14th of September.
At 7th to 13th of October the wilderness will fall into silence after eventful summer and autumn. Come to feel the unbearable lightness of being in the Nothing Will Happen -Week in Salla.
You can also enjoy and relax in our cozy cabins after a day outdoors; sitting next to fireplace, hot drink in your hand. Spa with it's warm pools and sauna is also an exellent place for relaxing.
An old house was transferred to the courtyard of Salla Museum of War and Reconstruction. The house is one of the few houses which remained in the war. The " traditional tavern" which the house is called, brings out travelling in Salla area past and today. Salla Tourist Info is now working in this building.
Accommodation, activities and other services now available in Salla Online Shop!
Welcome to enjoy Salla!
Tourist info Salla
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