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From Rovaniemi: Ranua Wildlife Park Visit

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27 reviews

Activity provider: Wild about Lapland

From Rovaniemi: Ranua Wildlife Park Visit

Activity provider: Wild about Lapland
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From US$ 126.66 per person

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Spot Arctic wildlife on this trip to Ranua Wildlife Park. Travel through the scenic Lapland and pick up insights into the local wildlife from your guide.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup is available from outside the city center.
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the famous Ranua Wildlife Park
  • Meet the Arctic animals and learn about local wildlife
  • Enjoy a tasty buffet lunch in a restaurant
  • Travel from Rovaniemi through beautiful Arctic scenery
  • Meet the only polar bear in Finland
Full description

Be picked up at your accommodation and start the journey to Ranua Wildlife Park. The 1-hour drive will take you through Lapland, where you’ll be able to spot wildlife along the way. It’s not unusual to see reindeer or the gigantic moose along the road.

Have your questions bout Finland and Lapland answered by your guide on the drive. At the park, follow the 2.5 km long wooden boardwalks through the forest and spot different Arctic animals in one place. 

Benefit from this rare opportunity to meet the local animals that reside in Lapland and other parts of the Arctic. As you walk around the park, your guide will share with you their knowledge of the animals and other aspects of life in Lapland.

Spot a variety of animals in the Ranua Wildlife Park. Keep an eye out for polar bears, predatory birds, owls, wild boars, musk oxen, otters, arctic foxes, wolves, wild reindeer, wolverines, and moose. When they’re not hibernating in winter, spot brown bears.

At the end of the tour, enjoy a tasty buffet lunch at a restaurant before returning to Rovaniemi.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at accommodations outside of the city center
  • Cold weather clothing/boots if needed
  • Entry ticket to Ranua Wildlife Park
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation
  • Buffet lunch

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    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 27 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.9/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      4.7/5

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    We had Bab as our guide and there were 3 of us with her. We were picked up from the hotel and dropped off directly in front of it. For this tour we rented the special overalls + shoes, which was definitely a great decision. Even at -10° we would be kept warm (and I get cold very quickly, even had warm feet!). It was a very nice trip, we saw some reindeer on the one-hour drive there and Bab told us a lot about Finland. During the park tour we also received a lot of information about the animals and we were even lucky enough to see polar bears and arctic foxes. Lunch was included and there was a small selection which was delicious. On the way back we were able to admire reindeer again.

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    November 17, 2022

    We had the most amazing day on Sunday at Ranua, our guide Jonathan was the BEST!!!! He is an asset to your team and he went above and beyond to make the whole day special for us. We had a great day at the zoo and learnt so much about the animals and also learnt so much about Finland on the route to the zoo thanks to Jonathan. After the zoo trip we had paid for the journey to be taken back to our resort, on the way back Jonathan stopped off at Santa Claus village and went out of his finished working day to show us around and teach us even more about the resort! He was so amazing, we bought him a gift at the martinni store just to say thank you. He is great and had made our whole trip with the day! Please pass on our thanks to him, he works with the wild for Lapland company. We will certainly be coming back!!

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    November 9, 2022

    Very good visit to the zoo with friends, our guide picked us up directly at our accommodation on the road, we were able to see reindeer, the visit went very well, our guide gave us explanations and anecdotes about the country, the culture, the animals etc.. she is super smiling, friendly, kind and funny! So thank you for everything Barbara! Alexandre, Lucas, alessi,euxane and philippine

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    November 8, 2022

    Product ID: 388860