It has been predicted that there's going to be Northern Lights in Levi soon. So take a look skywards! Prediction provided by Sunsää.
Would you like to fall asleep under the starry sky? Under a blanket of snow? Next to reindeer? Levi is the place to do that.
1. When you want to sleep outdoors
Do you want to sleep outside, yet, be warm and dry? Igloos built from glass make that possible. You can gaze at the Aurora Borealis or watch how the sun never sets during the summer - all that provided in a high-quality setting.
Levin Iglut Golden Crown Facts
Address: Harjatie 2
Distance from Levi: 8,5 km
Rooms: 24 igloos
Special: The first igloos in Levi are situated on the Utsuvaara hills. Guest can dine in the exclusive Aurora Sky restaurant. Its enarmous windows offer a view ot the Northern Lights.
2. When you long for silence
There is an olg log cabin on the shore of Ounasjoki river. You can enjoy the soft white sheets, luxurious bathrooms and Nordic delicacies in the timber ambience. Yet, the most opulent detail is outside the hotel windows: the magical silence of Lapland.
BOUTIQUE HOTEL TAIVAANVALKEAT FACTS
Address: Palosaarentie 30
Distance from Levi: 8 km
Special: You can book the entire hotel for yourself. There are beds for 30 visitors. Each room has a unique interior.
3. When you want to get away from everything
Get away from artificial lights and stay the night in a log cabin with big heated windows also in the ceiling. Adjust the motorised bed to a perfecr angle, lean back and watch the fireworks created by the nature on the northern sky.
Sky view cabins - Northern Lights Ranch facts
Address: Ounasjoentie 1616
Distance from Levi: 17,5 km
Special: You can also stay at an apartment that sleeps 8 people. The log building also has a restaurant. Two of the cabins have their own outdoor hot tubs.
4. When you want to see reindeer
You want to make sure you see reindeer? Spend the night at the reindeer farm! Levin Lapinkylä is where you can enjoy a reindeer sleigh ride snuggled under the covers, witness Aurora Borealis while staying in a glass roof kota hut.
LeviN Lapinkylä - Levi Northern Light Huts FACTS
Address: Isotaalontie 285
Distance from Levi: 12 km
Rooms: 10 kota huts
Special: The newest huts in Levi. There is arestaurant and a cross-country ski track all the way to Levi.
5. When you want to cuddle up under the snow
Since you have travelled to the land of ice ans snow, why not spend the night amidst ice and snow? Levi Ice Gallery's hotel is built from ice and snow, it has wonderful ice sculptures and an ice bar serving delicious cocktails. Then you can fall asleep in a heated bed.
Luvattumaa - Levi Ice Gallery FACTS
Address: Akantie 180
Distance from Levi: 7 km
Special: A 100-seat hut restaurant, ice restaurant, chapel and theatre. There is also a heated living room open all night for the hotel guests.
6. When you are hoping for arctic temperatures
Snow Village is a place where the snow comes alive: lights and majestic shapes create a mystical Laplandish atmosphere in the rooms. Curl up in the warmth of the sleeping bag and enjoy a cup of steaming hot berry juice while the snow surround you.
Lainio Snow Village FACTS
Address: Lainiotie 566
Distance from Levi: 43 km
Special: The hotel also has heated facilities such as washing facilities, a room with a fire place and beds if you should feel cold. There are two restaurants: one built from logs, one from ice. The ice bar has drinks such as a hot cocktail served in an icy glass.
Six times in a lifetime
This is how we do it
Jani Ylipahkala bought his first car when he was eight years old. Now he runs Lapland Driving, a company that has three driving centres and clients such as Porsche and Audi. It has taken pluck and endurance – that certain something that can be found in Lapland.