Welcome to Tankavaara Gold Village!
Tankavaara goldvillage wiht its national gold museum and tourism service is one of the most well known sights in Lapland.
Over the last 30 years we have made Tankavaara a center of experience. Visitors see and learn the history of world's gold panning. You can also expierence the great feeling of gold fever by yourself. You can pan the gold yourself. Almost all of the goldpanners find gold and can keep them!
We think that we have made the gold legends come true!
Welcome to Lapland, Tankavaara's Gold village!
Tankavaara in january 2010
Gold panning place in january 2010
Temperature just -25 °C