Kilpisjärvi is a small village in on the top of 's "arm", the only real alpine village in Finland. Several sights are located in Kilpisjärvi or nearby.

Landmarks in the Area

Office building
Photo: Muu-karhu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Saana is a fell in , . Saana's summit lies 1,029 metres above sea level and 556 m above the adjacent Kilpisjärvi lake. is situated 2 km east of Kilpisjärvi. Photo: Ximonic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourism office
is situated 5 km southeast of Kilpisjärvi. Photo: Ximonic, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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