Pyha is a classic, authentic Finnish ski resort that offers not just fantastic skiing for all levels but also exciting activities such as reindeer safaris, sauna-ice swimming sessions and even high-speed excursions through the frozen tundra. The ski slopes are floodlit into the early evening and provide a mix of long cruisers for kids and large moguls for testing out your skills.
Package holidays to Finland during winter are available from most major airports in the UK, with flights leaving multiple times per day from some locations. Rovaniemi Airport is the closest to the resort, being located a 1-hour 45-minute drive from Pyha. Check our comparison site for more incredible ski deals to this part of the world. Flight duration to many of these major airports are usually in the range of 3 and a half hours.
The most popular period to visit Pyha is definitely during the winter months when ski season is in full flow. However, this resort never gets overcrowded and you can expect a steady flurry of visitors all throughout the season. The town is located right next to the spectacular Pyha-Luosto national park which is an incredible place to explore when you aren’t cutting up snow on the slopes!
Pyha is a top destination for beginner skiers due to the resort’s Family lift which is ideal for all members of the family to get involved with. The family runs here are also wide and flat which is perfect for those who aren’t yet used to gliding across the ice and snow. Intermediate skiers can enjoy some blue runs including the one at the 6 person chair lift as well as one on the Blue North Slope. For experts, Pyha is home to the steepest slope in the whole of Finland and the World Cup Mogul Slope competition has also been held here due to the intensity of the slopes. If you are an experienced pro, this isn’t a place to miss out on!
Although the accommodation options in Pyha are little more restricted compared to other resorts in Finland, there are still plenty of places to choose from. Hotels, apartments and huts are the most popular stays in the region and there are also many accommodations which provide ski-in, ski-out facilities which is exactly what you want for getting straight out onto the slopes. There are a total of 6 mountain restaurants and ski huts in Pyha and even some open fire pits for cooking your own sausages!
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