Kylmämaa Tours is a family-run business founded in 1988 that has long traditions being a provider of activity programmes. Founder and managing director Mauri Kylmämaa was awarded Kolari’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2008. Kylmämaa Tours has been awarded the Q1000 Certificate in the quality programme customised for tourism enterprises.
Over the years we have served visitors from dozens of nations, heads of state and numerous business leaders. Our base in Ylläs is our Safari House in the Ylläsjärvi resort. We also operate throughout the year at Lappean Loma in Lappea in the Tornionjoki River Valley. We are also a local DMC (Destination Management Company) and we provide almost everything you need for your holiday, starting from transportation and accommodation.
Kylmämaa Tours is the only local activity programme company in Ylläsjärvi. The experienced, competent and genuinely local employees are very familiar with the entire Ylläs district, Lappea and neighbouring regions and organise activities throughout the year. The company employs five people full time, going up to 10–15 persons during high season. Our company offers a substantial number of ready activity programmes, and new programmes are being constantly developed. Programmes are also designed based on customer preferences, and we compile programmes to create entireties ideal for you! All of our programmes are always implemented with consideration for safety and environmental perspectives.
Our company’s core values are: Respecting Lapland’s nature and its traditions, responding to the changing and individual customer requirements, our undertaking to get things right the first time round, never compromising safety, with consideration for the environment and aiming at strategic further development of our company’s activities to respond to the changing and individual needs of customers.