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Siida is situated in the village of Inari, in the heart of the Sámi Area of Finland. The village is the second largest population centre of the municipality of Inari, and it provides travellers with a range of high-quality services. Accommodation and programme services are available both in the centre of the village Inari and in the surrounding villages. You can find more information on the services of the village Inari and its neighborhood at the website “Inari Lapland” and at the website "Inari-Saariselkä matkailu" and at website www.mapinari.fi/en.


From Ivalo or Saariselkä to Inari

The local travel service and safari companies arrange tours to Inari either regularly or when requested.

The Kukkolan Bussit organizes tours to Inari and Siida regularly on Wednesdays, if booked at latest on previous day (Tuesday). Inari and Siida tours by request organizes for example Lapland Safaris, Joiku Kotsamo safaris.



Kukkolan bussit, on Wednesdays

Tel: +358 (0)16-661 930, info@kukkolanbussit.com


When booked/requested:

Joiku Kotsamo Safaris

Tel: +358 (0)400 138911, joikukotsamo@saariselka.fi


Lapland Safaris saariselka@laplandsafaris.fi

SIXT rent a car

Sámi museum and Nature Centre Siida co-operates with SIXT car rental. SIXT customers can buy entrance tickets to Siida from SIXT Saariselkä and Ivalo offices. The tickets from SIXT stations are valid thru car rental time, so visit to Siida can be timetabled to your own schedule.

Siida’s location and distances

Siida is situated on the European main road E75 in the village of Inari in Norhern Finland (Province of Lapland), just north of the bridge over the River Juutua.
Distances: Ivalo 40 km, Ivalo Airport 50 km, Saariselkä 75 km
Nearest airport: Ivalo
Nearest railway station: Rovaniemi

Further information & bookings:
Siida Customer Service, tel. +358 (0)400 898 212, siida(at)samimuseum.fi

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