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PYHA, FINLAND

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.

Resort Statistics

Skiing in Lapland
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 8
Intermediates 4
Advanced 2
Snowboarders
Total Runs 14
Good for
  • Families
Resort features Ice Rink Snow sure Lively après ski
Resort Statistics
Altitude 280m
Km of Piste 80km
Directions of Slopes N,W,E
Longest Run 2km
Ski Lifts 9
Highest Lift 500m
Uphill Capacity 10400

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.

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 as well.

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.