Hiking in Pyhä-Luosto National Park hiking-pyha-luosto

Hiking along Finland’s deepest gorge to the Holy baptism – Pyhänkaste waterfalls provide unique and unforgettable experience. The steep walls of the gorge rise up to 220 meters and at the bottom of the gorge the nature is rich and inhabited by various bird species.
The Big Gorge Isokuru is about 2.5 billion years old, and several Ice ages have shaped the rugged landscape. During the hike you will hear geological history of the area, as well as the nature and history of the Sámi people.

Details

Price: 72  € / adult, 52 € / child (3-12 years)
Duration: appr. 3,5 hours (6,5 km)
Destination: Pyhä-Luosto National Park Area
Physical classification: easy
Guests needs: good shoes and a bottle of water
Options/extras: Laplands History 10 € / Person Tour to Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Center Naava, you will see an interesting exhibition and learn Pyhä-Luosto´s national park geology, nature and cultural history of the Sámi people. Duration 1 h
Price includes: guidance in Pyhä-Luosto by Kairankutsu guidance services, mentioned snacks and drinks, equipment for activities, entrance fee, Arctic 8 Seasons Travel -help desk in Kemijärvi at hotel Mestarin Kievari, organizer’s liability insurance, taxes
For a surcharge: Transportation to destination
Availability: Mondays in July-September 2016
Booking: Latest on previous day by 14.00, info@arctic8seasons.fi, tel. +358 50 467 3331
Help and sales desk: Open on call every day at 18.00 at the hotel Mestarin Kievari (address Kirkkokatu 9, 98100 Kemijärvi)