Ski Holidays in Pyha, Finland
Phya is located just above the Arctic Circle and is surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of Finland
. It’s a place where visitors can feel like a part of nature while still receiving a world-class skiing experience.
Phya ski resort
A lot of the resort falls within the Phya-Luosto National Park, putting tourists right in the middle of the country’s majestic landscape. It’s a fantastic place to learn how to ski, or set yourself new challenges, with great runs spread across the region.
An excellent resort mainly family friendly though there is no crèche. Food was great and at reasonable prices. T... read full
In February 2008 I went with my family and cousins to this Pyha resort. It has been one of my favourite, most me... read full
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Such is the quality of Phya's terrain, it is used as the practice area for the Finnish Freestyle skiing team.
Snow conditions in Phya
The winter season runs from November to April and the runs are immaculately presented, with a smooth surface guaranteed.
Skiing in Phya
Across Phya, there are 14 slopes set at an altitude of 201m with 80km of piste. Eight lifts are available to help people explore the many runs throughout the resort, with the longest measuring 1800m.
In addition, there is a snowboard park and plenty of off-piste options. Some routes are designed specifically for families, making it a great place for those young and old who are new to the thrills of wintersports.
As well as this, there is 1500km of cross-country tracks available in the nearby Luosto National Park, giving travellers a phenomenal view of the area’s stunning scenery.
The same lift pass is valid at Ruka ski resort
Apres ski, restaurants and other activities in Phya
After a day on the snow, Phya is a great place to kick back and relax. Venues such as the SkiBistro put on some great live music performances and offer a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere.
Visitors can also look forward to paragliding, indoor pools and some excellent walking routes.
Transfer time to Phya
The closest airport to Phya is KItillla, which is around two hours away.