Enontekiö is a large, sparsely populated municipality in the north-western arm of . The municipality is a relatively popular destination as it contains part of , a number of designated wilderness areas as well as all peaks of more than 1000 meters in Finland, among them the highest peak Halti at 1,324 m above sea level.

Popular Destinations

in the "arm" of is the most popular of the wilderness areas in .

Pöyrisjärvi is a wilderness area in in north-western by the lake with the same name, by the border.

is a small village in on the top of 's "arm", the only real alpine village in Finland.

is the main village of the municipality in Northern Finland.


is a village in in .


Also Known As

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.  

Explore Your World

Popular Destinations in Finnish Lapland

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Enontekiö. See this page's contributions.