Ylläs for families and with children
Konijänkä´s Petting Zoo
Konijänkä's petting zoo offers the most memorable experience to all ages: from toddlers to grandparents. Situated In Äkäslompolo, Ylläs.In Konijänkä's petting zoo you will find a lot of familiar farm animals as well as some more exotic creatures.
Children should play as much as they want. You can have the variety for children during your holiday by visiting the different playgrounds. There are playgrounds in Ylläsjärvi village near Eelin Kauppa supermarket and also in the Iso-Ylläs ski resort. In Äkäslompolo village there is a playground in Äkäslompolo elementary school and on the courtyard of Mailan Putiikki shop.
Hiking with children
The nature trails of Ylläs are suitable for even the smallest of the family. Absolute favourite is the Varkaankuru trail in Äkäslompolo which starts from the Nature Centre of Kellokas. In Ylläsjärvi you can experience the camping feeling in the lean-to hut of Kahvikeidas.