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Ranua Zoo

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Address: Rovaniementie 29, Ranua 97700, Finland
Phone Number: 358 16 355 1921
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Great selection of local / regional species

Ranua Zoo has absolutely a great selection of local / regional species - information are provided in English as well as German. Watch out on the way from Rovaniemi to Ranua and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Ranua Zoo has absolutely a great selection of local / regional species - information are provided in English as well as German. Watch out on the way from Rovaniemi to Ranua and back reindeers frequently cross the street ...

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Oulu, Oulu, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Wisited the Zoo for the first time at June 2015. The animals were amazing and you could actyally see them. The staff was polite and helpfull. The facilities could be a lot better. Toilets at the zoo area it self were really messy and porely maintained. At the coffee shop (zoo area) there was a young boy working alone and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Usually when tourist visit a country and wish to visit the zoo they would surely go to the zoo in capital city..But Helsinki zoo is not as great as this one in Ranua. This might be smaller than the Helsinki zoo but it has all the facilities of an international tourist attraction...Zoo is very clean and no bad smell...all the... More 

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Vantaa, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The animals were active and playful and the zoo is a perfect place to visit even for babies. the animal cages are better in Ranua zoo than in Korkeasaari Zoo in Helsinki and the animals seem to be well taken care of.

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Helsinki, Finland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

i was pleasently surprised by the size of the zoo, it was a nice walk. Having a very individual playground there made our super happy, and to then be able to ride horses or donkeys as well was fantastic. My son loved driving little motor cars on a track and the campsite was clean, tidy and overall very good. Also,... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

The zoo is a great experience for those who want to get to know the animal species that live in Finland. It was amazing to see them in nice, large pens, with convenient passes for visitors. Beautiful, really worth seeing :)

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Really enjoyed our trip to Ranua zoo. They have a large selection of species found in lapland and the arctic (brown and polar bears, moose, wolf, eagle etc). Took about 2 hours to walk round, although we could have spent longer if we'd had a bit more luck with the weather. Animals have large enclosures, except for the large birds... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We got up early on 4 April 2015 and took the no. 6 bus to the zoo. Funny that not a lot of people visiting during Easter holiday. The zoo was small and we had pently of time to explore. There was a cozy little restaurant and a gift store and an ice beer bar. Actually not much to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Great zoo to see not so traditional animals like wolfs and wild birds. Nice walking path and friendly staff. Totally recommend :)

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The animals were beautiful and accessible! Many kinds of birds of prey, big cats, polar bears, foxes - everything in one roofless natural setting. A pleasure to walk through.

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Address: Rovaniementie 29, Ranua 97700, Finland
Phone Number: 358 16 355 1921
Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Lapland  >  Ranua

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