ORIGINAL LAPLAND NORWAY TRIP 23rd-25th of May

At the end of May it's time for our largest Field Trip yet! For three days we're heading to Northern Norway to see and learn more about how the Norwegians have developed tourism in sparsely populated areas. Are you a tourism entrepreneur within any of our Leader-areas (that is Haparanda, Övertorneå, Pajala, eastern Kiruna, Tornio, … Continue reading ORIGINAL LAPLAND NORWAY TRIP 23rd-25th of May

FREE SEMINAR: Growth Opportunities between 2 seas: Best Practices Along the River to the Arctic

Welcome to Original Lapland's free seminar on Thursday 25th of April 2019 at 9:00-12:30 at Fell Lapland Visitor Centre in Hetta. During the seminar we will introduce several interesting projects along the river to the Arctic and across 3 countries: Finland, Sweden and Norway. Subject matter experts from Visit Finland, Metsähallitus and Finnair will walk … Continue reading FREE SEMINAR: Growth Opportunities between 2 seas: Best Practices Along the River to the Arctic

REPORT: FIELD TRIP #5 TRADITIONAL & MODERN ACTIVITIES IN TOURISM 19/2/2019 – around the municipality of Tornio

On our fifth Original Lapland Field trip we went to see some traditional and modern activities in Tornio's area.  We started the journey from Pello on a misty Tuesday morning 19th February and collected a small bus full of people along the way. Our first destination was Hovilompolo, located right next to Karunki, on the … Continue reading REPORT: FIELD TRIP #5 TRADITIONAL & MODERN ACTIVITIES IN TOURISM 19/2/2019 – around the municipality of Tornio

Cleanest Air in the World: Snowshoeing at Sammaltunturi

Getting there Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park is a beautiful and easily accessible snowshoe destination. You can choose any of the mountains in the area and start your journey to the top. Guests are welcome to snowshoe throughout the park but it's recommended to use the snowmobile tracks and to avoid groomed cross-country trails - or at least … Continue reading Cleanest Air in the World: Snowshoeing at Sammaltunturi