On Wednesday morning we started from Ylitornio municipality, near Aavasaksa, the first field trip of the Original Lapland tourism development project. The theme of this field trip was hunting and fishing services and companies related to tourism. The 23-seated bus was full to the last place and right from the start you could hear everyone … Continue reading FIELD TRIP IN THE ARCTIC CIRCLE – Fishing and Hunting theme
Interested on photographing? Enjoy the views of Lapland? Then you are welcome to join our very special Original Lapland Photoclub in Facebook! We collect photos and posts of Lapland sights and views into this group and arrange also get-together -meetings. It´s all about sharing experiences and tips on photographing - you don´t need to be … Continue reading Original Lapland Photoclub
Well you might have guessed it - it´s Hetta-Pallas, which all Finns need to hike at some point in their life. Located in Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park, this hiking trail goes through the national park all the way, if you combine it with hike to Ylläs. The most popular trail from Hetta to Pallas is 56 … Continue reading The most popular – and beautiful – hike in Finland?
We have set the dates for autumn´s first three field trips. If you are interested on the themes of the trips and want to get to know more about area´s travel and tourism industry based on these themes, make sure that you participate! We will cover for the bus ride and coffee break during the … Continue reading Autumn field trips and workshop
Project had it´s official kick-off conference on 17th May 2018 in Ylläs. Thank you for participating! You may download the presentations from link below - there is also some more information in Finnish and English. Kick-off conference presentations
Lapland is in all of our hearts and minds. Travel and tourism industry is familiar to us also in the practical side of business. We do understand the current and future trends of the business and have used social media as well as several different applications in our former jobs. Tornedalen 2020´s Project Manager Jessica … Continue reading Who are we?
From Tornio to Enontekiö, from Kiruna to Haparanda, companies and organizations, relationships and connections abroad are important and their benefits extends to an wider area. This project develops the small companies and village associations working together with travel centers and tour operators. Networking also cross-border is one of the main goals. Project is done in … Continue reading Along the River to the Arctic – Original Lapland