The fjords and mountains of the Northern Norway and the Arctic Ocean await just a couple of hours drive away from Enontekiö.
At the border of three countries, everyday life is international. Whether you're on a road trip, staying a while at Enontekiö or looking for a place to rest on your way to Norway, here you can explore the highlands of Finland and shores of Norway at one trip.
From Kilpisjärvi the Lyngenfjord are is just around the corner. At the coastline you'll see mighty mountains, deep fjords and traditional villages. Hiking, trekking, mouintain biking and skiing are popular activities in the area.
From Hetta the road up north to Alta and the northern coast takes you through spacious highlands. On the way you might want to stop at Kautokeino village, where locals go shopping as well.
Citizens of the Schengen countries may cross the border between Norway and Finland freelyas long as you don't carry any items that must be declared at the customs.
Photo credits at this page: Visit Lyngenfjord
We cooperate with the Norwegian Visit Lyngenfjord Download the cross border brochure below.
Kilpisjärvi-Lyngenfjord map (PDF)
Legendary Kilpisjärvi is a small yet vibrant village at the very top of Finland, close to the Norwegian border. The beautiful lakeside is dominated by the mighty Saana fell. The other great fells of Finland and the mountains of Norway are in the distance.
Located right next to the Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park and Lake Ounasjärvi, the village of Hetta is known for its lively atmosphere. Being the regional hub of Enontekiö, Hetta is the perfect basecamp for all kinds of adventures and experiences in nature.
Enontekiön matkakohteisiin pääset sekä julkisilla kulkuvälineillä että omalla autolla monesta suunnasta. Julkisen liikenteen yhteydet vaihtelevat sesongin mukaan.