Winter's most amazing and fun children's holiday destination, Levi, offers for the youngest members of the family up to 10 children's slopes, a small Junior park, two kids' areas with indoor daycare places, and a variety of games, activities and competitions in the form of weekly programs for each day of the holiday.
In the Kids' Land on the Front Slopes and in Leevilandia on the South Slopes, there are also indoor daycare places where children can spend time in a supervised daycare playing while adults are skiing.
Safe slopes, yummy food and new friends - Levi ranks among the best family skiing destinations in Finland. See below the best tips for a children's winter day in Levi!
WEEKLY PROGRAMS IN LEEVILANDIA AND KIDS' LAND
Toboggan and sled races, play and game days, sports competitions and nature trails - Leevilandia on the South Slopes and Kids' Land on the Front Slopes both offer fun, free children's programs for each day of the week! In the fun games there are own series for children under 6 years old and over 6 years old. The programs are suitable for all ages, and all you need is outdoor clothing and a lot of joyfull spirit!
LEEVILANDIA AND DAYCARE MUKSUTUPA
Come and meet Leevi the wolverine in Leevilandia! The children’s area on the South Slopes is full of snowy hustle and bustle. In Leevilandia’s varied games and competitions, each participant is rewarded. There are also two covered carpet lifts in the area, as well as a traditional pome lift for the smallest beginners to practice skiing and snowboarding. At the Leevilandia hut you can also grill your own sausages! The little ones have the best time with our daycare in Muksutupa, South Point, where they can also sleep inside or outside in a stroller. Book your own lunch, if you also want your child to eat during the daycare. You can also find weekly programs and more information about the daycare on the Leevilandia website.
KIDS' LAND AND DAYCARE TENAVATOKKA
Next to the Front Slopes you will find the fun and awesome Kids' Land. The children's sled and toboggan runs, the free weekly program, and the warm hut are the best winter day activities for the little ones of the family. The varied and free weekly program, with its games and competitions, ensures that the little ones will not get bored.
For beginners, there are also two pome lifts that allow small skiers to easily reach the top of the safe children's slopes. You can borrow sliders and sledges for children to play at the Kids' Land area. You can find the weekly program on Kids' Land website.
In the Kids' Land, it is also allowed to eat your own snacks, so it is worth packing sausages and ketchup for grilling on the open fire inside the hut. Hot juice is also available for everyone at the hut. Adults can take their own coffee with them, for example in a thermos.
In order for adults to get to the slopes from time to time, the youngest members of the family can also be left in a supervised daycare in Tenavatokka. Bring your own lunch, if you also want your child to eat during the daycare. In addition, Tenavatokka rents childcare equipment, such as travel beds. You can find more information about Tenavatokka on Kids' Land website.
CHILDREN'S SLOPES AND KIDS' OWN PARK
Levi offers fun and varied children's slopes for every day of the week, not forgetting the toboggan runs that kids love! Toboggan runs can be found in Leevilandia and Kids' Land, where the youngest members of the family can also practice on the safe and easy slopes. The journey up the hill goes easily with pome and carpet lifts.
Slopes suitable for children can also be found outside the children's areas. The slopes best suited for families with children are the blue slopes, which are easy and best suited for beginners. For those skiing with children, we recommend the carpet and pome lifts on the Front Slopes, the mellow T-bar lift 7B and Utsu pome lift, the long gentle blue slopes on the South Slopes and the Taalo pome lift on the Northeast Slopes.
On the South Slopes, you will also find the Mini Park and Junior South Park suitable for smaller skiers and snowboarders! Next to the Leevilandia pome lift, there is a Mini Park suitable for beginners and next to the lift nr 9 from the 9.1 slope you can find a slightly more challenging Junior Park with smaller jumps and easier rails. Junior Park is suitable for beginners as well as intermediate skiers. Junior Park is suitable for beginners as well as intermediate skiers.
If the youngest members of the family go on a snow holiday for the first time and your plan is also to do some downhill skiing, we recommend booking a ski school for the child well in advance. With the lessons of the ski school, children get a smooth, safe, and fun start to learning downhill skiing. Above all, the ski school is an investment for a smooth start to the holiday and ensuring the learn right skills on the slopes.
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Levi Ski Resort was once again awarded as the best ski resort in Finland in the international World Ski Awards country-specific ski resort category. In addition to Levi, Ruka, Pyhä, Salla, Ylläs and Iso-Syöte again sought the award. At the end of the international voting, the winners of the 9th Annual World Ski Awards were announced on January 17th, 2022. For the second year in a row, Levi Ski Resort was awarded the best ski resort in Finland.
Levi Ski Resort was awarded as the Best Ski Resort in Finland in the international World Ski Awards, the most prestigious awards program within the global ski tourism industry. Competing in the same category were also the Finnish ski resorts Ruka, Pyhä, Salla, Ylläs and Iso-Syöte.
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