Vital Villages - Salla Village Tour

Kotala Village Area

Kohteen Guide signs to the finding place of the world’s oldest ski kuva

In this area there are five villages: Kotala, Särkelä, Raatikka, Mukkala and Haukkala. Villages are connected by river Kuola, which runs through them all. The river is suitable for fishing, boating and canoeing. Here are signs of prehistorical people: on the Särkiaapa swamp there has been found a ski which is over 5000 years old.