Reindeer farm and Ranua wildlife park visit
Attractions & guided tours

Reindeer farm and Ranua wildlife park visit

Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 7 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Feed reindeer in an authentic reindeer farm
  • Enjoy the benefits of a small-group tour (maximum 8 people)
  • Visit Ranua Wildlife Park
  • Meet different arctic animals and learn about local wildlife
  • Enjoy a tasty lunch buffet
What to expect

Learn about local wildlife during this full-day trip visiting two locations: one of the most authentic reindeer farms in Rovaniemi and the famous Wildlife Park in Ranua. This combination gives you a perfect opportunity to see and learn about the different arctic animals.

Your guide will first drive you to one of the most traditional reindeer farms in Lapland, just outside of Rovaniemi. As you will be taken in the surroundings, you will learn about the reindeer from the herders as they show you around. Because you are the first visit of the day, you can feed the reindeer their favourite food, lichen! The visit ends with some time around the fire where the herder will answer all your questions.

Your guide will then drive you to Ranua Wildlife Park, where you will enjoy a tasty buffet lunch at the restaurant before exploring the park.

At the park, you can follow the 2,5 km wooden boardwalks through the forest to admire the arctic animals. It is a rare opportunity to meet the local animals of Lapland. As you walk around the park, your guide will share with you their knowledge of the animals and other aspects of life in Lapland.

The animals you can spot in the Ranua Wildlife Park include the polar bears, brown bears (not in Winter though, as they are hibernating), predatory birds, owls, wild boars, musk oxen, otters, arctic foxes, wolves, wild reindeer, wolverines, moose... At the end of the tour, you will return to Rovaniemi with knowledge of arctic wildlife, and the memory full of lovely animals!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • What's included
    • Pick-up and drop-off from your accommodation
    • Entrance to a reindeer farm
    • Entrance to Ranua Wildlife Park
    • Cold weather gear (if needed in winter)
    • Expert guide speaking English
    • Transportation to the zoo, farm and back
    • A buffet lunch at the Ranua zoo
    What's not included
    • Alcoholic drinks
    • Reindeer sleigh ride (there is no snow in summer)
    Reduced price
    • Child (4-14 years): reduced
    Where
    • Kansankatu 14, Rovaniemi 96100, FI
    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide at the Wild About Lapland office in Rovaniemi, 10 minutes before departure.

    What to remember
    • Please dress according to the weather with warm clothing
    • The tour is not recommended for people who suffer from heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Pick-up is possible, please contact local supplier to confirm time and place
    • This is a small group tour with a maximum of 8 persons
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    When
    • Daily at 9.30 am
    • Tours run until the end of November 2020
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    Provider
    Wild about Lapland Oy
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 90% refund if you cancel up to 7 days before the experience begins. If you cancel up to 1 day before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

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