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Historic Site in Lemmenjoki National Park


Accessed off the Inari–Kittilä road, 70km southwest of Inari, this reindeer round-up site was used by Sámi reindeer herders twice yearly until 1964. Round-ups were an important social event, lasting several weeks an…
Historic Site in Lemmenjoki National Park

Kaapin Jouni

This historic farm on the other side of the river from Njurgulahti was once the home of the ‘reindeer king’ Jouni Aikio. You can visit by organising boat trips from places to stay such as Ahkun Tupa.
Jewellery in Lemmenjoki National Park


Male reindeer drop their heavy antlers in November: see beautiful jewellery and handicrafts that Kikka Laakso makes from them – and leather and bone – at this workshop on a reindeer farm on the Lemmenjoki road.
Arts & Crafts in Lemmenjoki National Park


Felt artworks and handicrafts are of extremely high quality at this artist’s studio 1km west of Njurgulahti. It's also possible to stay in cabins here.