Inari / Places to visit and sights

Inari Hiking Area

Inari Hiking Area is located west of the village of Inari. The hiking area has numerous marked trails and hiking destinations.

Inari Sámi Church

Completed in 1951 using plans issued by the Construction Board in place of the former church that was destroyed during the war in 1940.

Juutuanjoki River

The Juutuanjoki River receives its water from the expansive fell region.

Lake Inarijärvi

Lake Inarijärvi is the third largest lake in Finland and the largest lake in Sápmi.


Inarin kylän länsipuolella ja Juutuanjoen pohjoispuolella kohoava legendaarinen Otsamotunturi (418 m) on suosittu retkeilykohde.

Pielpajärvi Wilderness Church

The management of the Pielpajärvi Wilderness Church is the responsibility of the Inari parish and the hiking structures in the destination are managed by Metsähallitus.

Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos

Sámi Cultural Centre Sajos is the largest congress and event building in northern Lapland.

The Sámi Museum and Nature Centre Siida

Siida is home to the Sámi Museum, Northern Lapland Nature Centre and the Sarrit restaurant.

Ukonsaari Island

Ukonsaari, located in the western section of the Inarijärvi Lake, is one of Finland’s most valuable and renowned ancient remains.