Levi is a lovely touristic resort situated at 170 km above the Arctic Circle, being one of the fastest growing ski resort in the country of Finland. Levi offers a wide variety of trails both for experts and for beginners. The Levi ski resort is the most popular one in Finland, which is located nearby the town of Kittilä. This splendid region is featuring the most beautiful slopes and interesting activities that are practicable the year-round, including some wonderful skiing and snowboarding holidays, all of them are offered under the majestic Northern Lights during the night time.
Levi is also used as a ski resort during the winter months, that start from October to June, and during the summer months the place is used for mountain biking. In the very proximity of Levi the tourists can get to see the home of Santa Claus, and a snow village, during the winter only, which houses a lovely restaurant, a hotel and a bar, all made from ice. In the summer season the tourists can enjoy from the fishing haunts and from the intriguing world class golf course.
Interesting experiences in Levi
The local language in Levi is Finnish, so do not hesitate to learn some phrases before you got to Levi, but anyway do not worry everyone here knows English and you would not have problems while here. But the most important thing before you get there is to inform about the weather and try to dress yourself accordingly. In the summer the temperature can go very high, and in winter the temperature has been known to go low as -50°C.
Levi a very large ski resort that features first class hotels, shops and chic restaurants, so the tourists are very pleased to spend their vacation here. Here are available winter sports and the most popular are the day activities as reindeer safaris, dog sledding and snowmobiling. The resort is close to the Arctic Circle that means that is covered by snow from October to the late May, but there is also a snowmaking system just in case the Mother Nature is not giving the snow in time.
Levi has more than 44 slopes to offer to the skiers, and is the most ideal ski resort for all ages. It is including the World Cup Slope that why is no wander that Levi hosted the Alpine World Cup in 2004. If you are truly lover of skiing and you would like to ski every moment of your vacation, you will be surprised to have the opportunity to ski even at night because 13 of the slopes are beautifully illuminated during the night, so do not hesitate to enjoy every moment. While on the slopes, try to take a ride up the mountains using the only gondola in Finland, that can take 23,500 people each hour.
Levi is a very popular and indredible touristic destination, perfect for a lovely holiday. There are picturesque landscape that you can delight your eyes during the summer, when admire the beauty of the nature that seems to be fresh and alive. We recomend you to spend pleasant moments traveling the scenic nature trails, and involve into the adventurous mountain biking courses. Throughtout the town are plenty of magnificent places to take a break for a remarcable meal, or get fun in the dances. This will help you get ready for the slopes and relax for a while.
Unique moments in Levi
Within the town of Levi the tourists will be truly fascinated for the excellent structures that feature the unique style of Levi. Lovely experience will live the ski amateurs who will get to find the best schools and instructors for all levels and for all ages. Outside of the dance spots are local bars that offer live music that help the guest to relax and to escape from the daily routine, offering a lot of positive energy.
Levi became a fantastic year-round holiday refuge, boasting exciting activities that captivate the guest’s attention. It provides with arctic skiing experiences that offer memorable moments for its guest, who will find here the best retreat for their souls. The wide range of adventurous activities are available, including horseback riding, ice fishing, hot air ballon flights. The culture of Levi is still reflecting its uniqueness. Its cultural evolution until the present day is reflecting in Sammun Tupa and Lapp village from the town of Levi. The tourists are tempted to visit the treasured masterpieces, St.Marys Chapel in Levi. It is relating the unique spirit of the fell village, and the city’s culture is very sparkling and amazing.
However, Levi is such a veritable place which offers many attractive destinations to explore and discover the interesting secret that the time preserved, so for visitors is waiting something new to see and admire. The walking distance to the charming mountains are spreaded with overwhelming attractions, and the view from the mountain trails are truly breathtaking, opening stunning sights.
By Eugenia Cvasov
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Finland is a Nordic country very popular among tourists. It is very loved due to its amazing contrast of lush wilderness and forests that are set against the modern capital. The tourists are really fascinated by the beautiful greenery of the parks that are majestic and create spectacular ambiances. The summer is perfect to admire its buzzing towns, to see the peaceful Nordic afternoons, to watch how the sun sets on the lakeland. The winter is incredible and favorable for different enjoyable sports, like skiing or riding a snowmobile. So Finland has a lot of attractions to offer and the tourists are very fascinated by its unique and picturesque beauty.