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A ski trip to the arctic circle may be very different to the Alps. This very much depends on when... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2019
Taunton, United Kingdom
Another fantastic trip to Yllas

This was our fourth trip to Yllas - that alone probably says it all as to what we think of it... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2019
Martin G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

A ski trip to the arctic circle may be very different to the Alps. This very much depends on when you go.The season changes rapidly with each passing week.One thing that remains constant is how friendly and helpful people at this resort are. The restaurant...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

This was our fourth trip to Yllas - that alone probably says it all as to what we think of it!! Travelled with Inghams - Easyjet charter flight check in was a bit chaotic due to a belt failure but not a major problem. Lapland...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

Took the children for their first ski experience, booked 2 lots of private lessons, with Mikka. He was super friendly and helpful, a great teacher. We learnt the basics, enough so that On our third day we skied by ourselves. With very little falling over....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Had a blast well maintained friendly staff and we did not even need to ski to go to the top of the mountain best views of Lapland hands down the lunch at the top was excellent service was top food was great cant wait to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Skiing in Finland can many times be a bit hectic and short lived experience. But at Ylläs you just might get enough gentle downhill time to relax your mind and concentrate on enjoying. I recommend trying this out atleast once in your life!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

The are no other words to describe these auto of this place. Magical is the only word that can be used. We have visited twice now over the Christmas period. The most recent time we were treated to the most wonderful Northern lights show. Thank-you!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 14, 2018

My husband and I went to Yllas for February half term. We were worried that it would be absolutely rammed as usually this is an awful week to go skiing. It was the opposite. We had the pistes and lifts virtually to ourselves and never...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Yllas has two main skiing areas - Yllas Sports Resort (Saaga) and Y1. Saaga is a purpose built resort approximately 30 minutes from Akaslompolo by ski bus although it can be accessed by using several tows at Y1. Saaga has lots of long runs (including...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Maxine H
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Ylläs is highest ski resort in Finland and not many of them offers comfortable gondol rides to the top of mountain. Cause in Finland safety is priority they don't take any chances and if its windy day gondol will be shut down. And remember this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We came to Ylläs after a break from skiing to try something different. We were very pleased with our choice. The weather was glorious and the piste conditions excellent throughout. The slopes are not as long as in many of the French resorts we have...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Craig G
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