Welcome to Sodankylä

Sodankylä is Lapland at its most authentic: the unbroken peace of Lapland and the beautiful wilderness dotted with little villages. Experience Sodankylä of the Lake Villages, Koilliskaira and gold country and fall in love – you’ll want to come back here again and again.


You can easily get to Sodankylä by public transport or in your own car. The nearest airports are Kittilä, Rovaniemi and Ivalo. From them you can continue to Sodankylä by bus.

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