Services and Accommodation

Our company offers you accommodation, program services and educational programs year around!

We will make your visit to look like you - hearing your hopes!


Our program services are:


- Skiing and snowshoe trips and longer hikes

- Ice fishing

- Husky and reindeer safaries

- Aurora Safaries



- Canoeing and drafting trips at Ivalojoki river

- Riverboat trips

- Fishing and hunting

- Goldpanning

- Hiking at Hammastunturi wilderness area

- Bird watching and other educational nature trips (plants etc.)



We are also renting fully equipped canoes with watertight bags, helmets, lifejackets and paddles!

One of the most important field of our activities is to be a place for educational events and camps (schools, institutes, companies, organisations etc.)

Arctic nature... unique plants and animals, geology and minerals, gold streams, fishing and hunting, summer and winter activities...

Please, contact us and ask for more information:


Ivalojoen Matkailupalvelut ky - Ivaloriver Travelservices Ltd Ps

Ari Nissilä



99830 Saariselkä

Tel. +358405882831




Wilderness Center Köysivaara


We can offer accomodation for hikers, families and even big groups up to appr. 45 persons.


"TÄI" (small gold nugget) is a cosy appartment for 4-7 person There´s two bedrooms and kitchen. Own entrance.

"ISOMMUS"(big gold nugget)  is a big room for a group up to 16 persons (8 bunk beds)  and smaller room for 3 persons . Usage of main kitchen is included. Own entrance.

"LUTIKKA"(littlebit bigger gold nugget) is a cosy appartment for 12 persons. Bigger room for 12 persons and big table for dining. Usage of main kitchen is included. Own entrance.

"PETRONELLA" is a cosy room for a two person. Usage of main kitchen is included.


Köysivaara Price for an accomodation starts from 20 €/d/summertime. Linen 10 €/pax.

Wintertime we are open by appointment.


Ask for an offer if you need catering services. 


You are warmly welcomed as our guest!