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Pyhätunturi offers opportunities for new tourism operators

The growing tourism industry in Pyhätunturi offers new business opportunities.  

Landscape plots in Pyhä

  • Two landscapes plots for accommodation and tourist services
  • Building permits 10 000m2 and 5 700m2

Kuusiranta

  • Existing buildings: Restaurant 208 m2, sauna building and a hut
  • Available building permit for 900 m2

Pyhä Luosto in Lapland map location

Pyhä is popular among different target groups and there were over 104 000 registered overnight stays in 2018. The growth rate from 2016 to 2018 can be measured in double digits. Pyhä is part of the bigger Pyhä-Luosto tourist region and the area is investing in tourism development and internationalization.  The resort is reached easily by air through Rovaniemi and Kuusamo airports, and the nearest railway station is at nearby Kemijärvi.

Already existing accommodation and tourism activities provide a ready cooperation option for an investor. Also, besides the ski resort, the Pyhä-Luosto National Park is a significant attraction. Now the area is looking for new investors and tourism operators.

A new hotel or a service point to Pyhätunturi’s center 

Right at the base of Pyhätunturi, in the vicinity of ski slopes and national park, the municipality of Pelkosenniemi has two landscape plots for sale. The plots are suitable for accommodation, wellness services or other service point buildings. 

The area has been zoned and the building permits are for 10 000m2 and 5 700m2. 

Landscape plots on the map

Program and restaurant services or an igloo village to Kuusiranta 

By the Pyhäjärvi lake, 7 kilometers from Pyhä tourist resort, is an excellent spot to develop, for example, a place Northern Lights tourism. Kuusiranta is looking for a new owner 

A 208m2 restaurant building is located on the plot, together with a sauna for 20 person and a hut for 40 person. The building permit has 900m2 left to build, so it provides a possibility for further development, for example building igloos or northern lights huts.

Kuusiranta on the map

Contact


Pelkosenniemi municipality

Economic Development Coordinator
Mika Tenhunen,
mika.tenhunen@pelkosenniemi.fi
+358 40 195 0488 
 

Director Panu Leinonen, 
panu.leinonen@pelkosenniemi.fi
+358 40 487 2445