Departure from Rovaniemi in direction of the natural trails of Auttiköngäs Falls! Auttiköngäs is a dream-come-true destination for day trip visitors and it`s located 80 km from Rovaniemi.
The guide will provide you the best information about the place, it`s secrets, and stop for you to take amazing pictures! In the middle of the trail a sausages BBQ with warm juice will be provided. The trail is suitable for families, it is easy to reach and has magnificent landscapes. The area´s main sight and attraction is the 16-metre-high Auttiköngäs Falls! The forest in the Auttiköngäs area is so old that it can be called primary or virgin forest. There is a 3,5-km-long nature trail in the area, which is marked with pinecone pictures. The trail passes either side of the River Auttijoki through a changing landscape.
Along the trail, you will be able to admire the winding river and the surrounding forest. Climbing the steepest hills is excellent exercise! There is a scenic lookout point near Auttiköngäs Falls from where you can admire the roaring waters. Excellent views are also on offer from the observation tower located by the nature trail. Also Auttiköngäs is ideal for bird watching. You will see some old-forest species, such as the black woodpecker or three-toed woodpecker along the nature trail.