Tankavaara Gold VillageExhibiting the gold digging culture of Lapland, the village was founded by the local gold diggers. In summer, you can try gold panning in the same places as the real prospectors. In winter, you can test your prospecting skills in our indoor panning pool. The Nugget Square displays buildings from gold fields around the world. Read more
Main photo: Heikki Sulander
Year-round accommodation. Gold prospector cabins for 2-4 persons (toilets and showers in a separate building). Korundi apartments for 2-4 persons with a toilet and a shower. Motorhome parking. Sauna on request. Café Restaurant Wanha Waskoolimies is open every day year-round. Seasonal menu, local and pure ingredients from Lapland. Restaurant Nugget is open during events. Various events year-round.
In summer: canoeing, hiking, walking excursions. For rent: snowshoes, fat bikes and kicksleds. In winter: husky, reindeer and snowmobile safaris. There are Northern Lights Spots nearby which we’ll visit!