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The best ski resort in southern part of Finland

Stopped here on the way to Helsinki. Very nice day to do some slalom skiing. Good variation of... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Liskotus
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Tromso, Norway
via mobile
Winter fun!

Nice and easy to approach from southern Finland. Good slopes and relaxing atmosphere, great place... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
MikaH538
via mobile
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Laensi-Himoksentie 4, Jamsa 42100, Finland
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This was a great place to start my skiing adventures, with accessible nursery slopes and friendly teaching staff. The bigger slopes sated the appetite of my friends, whilst giving me something to aim for. Good rental packages meant I was able to fall over in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We went in the beginning of season so only a few slopes were open, hence it was a bit overcrowded and queues for rental and tickets long. Very quick service at cafe, nice hill for kids.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Irja M
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

If you don't have time go to Northern Finland, then Himos is the place to visit for downhill skiing. However, note that in early season only few slopes might be open (yet full ski pass price).

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jarkko L
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It is a good option if you are located near Tallinn and want to spend few days on quality ski slopes. It was rather convenient to get to Himos from Tallinn. We started early Friday morning, drove with car on the earliest boat from Tallinn...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Located rather conveniently not too far up north, easy to access by car and also train. Lots of accommodation nearby the slopes. This time the slopes were in excellent condition and although there are not that many of them, one can easily spend three-four days...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank NinaTravelling16
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the way to Helsinki. Very nice day to do some slalom skiing. Good variation of slopes. Few more challenging black slopes and slopes you can do some hopping and tricks. Others were red or blue slopes. Good variation of ski lifts. To...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Liskotus
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Nice and easy to approach from southern Finland. Good slopes and relaxing atmosphere, great place to spend weekend with family or friends 👍👍👍

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank MikaH538
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I was visiting some family in the area and spent time at the Himos Resort. They had all the gear necessary for hiking in the snow and for taking out the snowmobiles. My instructor was very helpful and made me feel comfortable (it was my...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Kerry J
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Great place to stay if you are going with people who know how to Ski. Very good for beginners like myself as there were at least 3 different slopes that I could try before going for the bigger ones with the lift pass. Thoroughly enjoyed...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sudhanshu A
Reviewed 14 February 2016

My probaly the ca 10th visit there. Not too far (ca 230km from Helsinki, incl 100km highway drive), less than 3 hours to drive from Helsinki. Just rent a log-house for your family and friends and enjoy a long weekend there. Good place to learn...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Imre-Gustav V
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