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Rovaniemi: Arctic Animals Sleigh Rides and Wildlife Zoo

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26 reviews

Activity provider: NordicUnique Travels

Rovaniemi: Arctic Animals Sleigh Rides and Wildlife Zoo

Activity provider: NordicUnique Travels
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See more than 200 different species of Arctic animals on a day trip to Ranua Wildlife Park from Rovaniemi. Meet friendly Siberian huskies, and even enjoy a dogsled ride.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Get back to nature at Ranua Wildlife Park
  • See over 200 species of Arctic animals in their natural habitat
  • Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch in an Arctic forest
  • Ride in a sled pulled by Siberian huskies and a sled pulled by reindeer
  • Visit a local reindeer farm and learn about life in the Arctic
Full description

Benefit from morning pickup at your accommodation in Rovaniemi, and then travel to Ranua Wildlife Park in the Arctic wilderness. Explore the breathtaking winter wonderland with the help of your guide, and see polar bears and hundreds of other species of animals in their natural habitat.

Relax with a delicious buffet lunch of traditional food in the middle of a forest. Continue your journey to meet friendly Siberian huskies at a husky farm, and enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime ride in a sled pulled by the dogs, weather permitting.

Talk to traditional reindeer herders at a local reindeer farm in Rovaniemi, and learn the history of reindeer farming in the area. Hear what it's like to live in the Arctic before a short sleigh ride pulled by the reindeer.

Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off at hotels and accommodations within a 10-kilometer radius of Rovaniemi
  • English-speaking guide
  • Buffet lunch
  • All entrance fees
  • Husky and reindeer sleigh ride
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Please dress appropriately for the weather
    • Customers can request winter clothes from the local tour operator after booking at no additional cost
    • The starting times may be subject to change, in which case, please double check with the local partner
    • Reindeer and huskie rides are not offered during inclement weather
    • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.5 /5

    based on 26 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.1/5
    • Safety
      4.8/5

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    Super nice guide lady!!! Told/explained a lot. It was all very interesting. Very well organized and timed. Husky sled ride and reindeer farm were super fun. The farm was beautiful, warm, clean and cozy areas everywhere to bridge SHORT waiting times. Visiting a viewpoint on Rovaniemi with a 10 minute walk through a very nice park was also great. The zoo was incredibly beautiful, despite -20 degrees we saw a lot of animals and even warmed up by a campfire. Lunch on site was delicious with lots of choice and free drinks. Afterwards, the souvenir shop could also be visited in peace. Moderate prices and a nice selection. The rides in the van were very pleasant.

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    January 22, 2022

    ..we were a small group and we were the first to do the husky sled ride in the moonlight and it was very exciting .. Mattias made beautiful photos and videos on all occasions. The ride with the reindeer I would have preferred to do it off the trail but it was a nice experience anyway. The walk up to the lookout was wonderful. Interesting zoo and Mattias was thoughtful taking us everywhere.

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    January 1, 2022

    After a very very poor organizational management 48 hours and 24 hours before D-Day, finally the day went very well, especially thanks to the guide (Sarka) who is very nice, super nice, very good company and to the little ones care. It is an experience to do during his visit to Rovaniemi. Attention for solo travelers ask for confirmation to join a group. Many thanks to Sarka!

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    March 1, 2020

    Product ID: 173253