Things to do

There are plenty of opportunities for exciting activities for everybody in Posio. At HolidayVillage Himmerki you might even catch a glimpseof a witch!

In winter there are many ski slopes available in the area. There are also plenty of cross-country skiing tracks and snowmobile routes. Ski tracks start off from the Himmerki yard, ski centre Kirintövaara is only 4 km away, and there is only a 40 minutes drive to the larger ski resort Ruka.

Tourist Attractions in Posio
The canyon of Korouoma and its frozen waterfalls are unique in Finland. The long beaches of Lakes Livojärvi and Hietajärvi could be calledthe Riviera of Finland. Pentikmäki with its silver pine log buildings, Pentik shop, Country Style Museum and International Coffee Cup Museum is certainly worth a visit. The Riisitunturi national park gives you a good example of the purity and diversity of Nature in Posio.

Activities
Our partner Stella Polaris Lapland organizes many local events and activities in the area. You can enjoy activities such as guided hiking tours in the Posio wilderness and mountain areas, canoeing, snow mobiling, husky and reideer safaris, adventures and paintball.
Please contact  Stella Polaris Lapland for further information!

Hiking
Hiking trails start off from the Himmerki yard. Two National parks are located nearby, and the many lakes, ponds and rivers of the area offer lots of excitement for anglers.

Fishing
In Posio there are 3000 forest ponds and lakes, rivers and streams. Therefore Posio is an ideal place for all kinds of fishing. You can start from our own shore at Lake Kitka. Use your own equipment or ask us to provide you with everything you need. We will arrange the necessary licenses, too.

Hunting
The extensive forests of the area are ideal for hunting wildfowl, hares, and moose or even bear. Please, contact us for more information.

Wild Berries and Mushrooms
Autumn is a great time for excursions. Everymans right grants you the permission to pick wild mushrooms or berries in the forest while enjoying the exploding autumn colours.