Kirintövaara Fell lies about 390 meters above sea level offering fantastic views over the largest natural spring in Europe, Lake Kitkajärvi.
Kirintövaara recreation area is an excellent holiday destination for travelers who value tranquility, being outdoors and the wilderness. Kirintövaara has downhill skiing slopes and a cross-country skiing trail network covering 60 kilometers. There are also snowmobile route connections to Ruka, Suomu, Syöte and elsewhere in Lapland.
Kirintövaara has two hiking trails for day-trip visitors and a longer 2-day route that passes through Karitunturi peat protection area and leads all the way to Riisitunturi National Park. Other summer activities in Kirintövaara include disc golf, orienteering and geocache orienteering.
There are many rental cottages available in Kirintövaara, and Hotel Kirikeskus also sits at the foot of the fell.