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Address: Rovaniementie 29, Ranua 97700, Finland
Phone Number: 358 16 355 1921
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Close to the real nature feeling :)

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Mikk S
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Beautiful setting, huge enclosures for bigger animals . Some still a bit sleepy but wolves bears and wolverines all active. Some animals so friendly and curious. A delight.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

A trail full of artic animals, which you can get very close to. The polar bears and brown bears were clearly the winners. Also a must is a hot chocolate in the igloo bar. The kids also loved the sleigh, which allows parents to do the walking :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Most of us would only get to see polar bears and all other Arctic animals on TV documentaries. Here we get to see all those, in their almost natural habitats. And if you love owls, there are all sort owls there!

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

A beautiful forest with soo many Arctic animals which we would just see on a Nat Geo channel. The Polar bear, the brown bear, snow owls.. Amazing place. While we went it was slightly snowing but the experience is awesome. You can do a day trip to this place from Rovaniemi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

2.5km of animals, recommended to do also night visit to see the night activities. polar bear is an attraction, feeding it, and arctic foxes is a pleasure

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Extraordinary experiment to see wild animals ; a lot of kind of owl, polar bear etc...about 2 hours, walked in park by admiring various wild animals...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Wonderfull to visit even in Winter. The Zoo is placed perfectly into nature. Most Animals are to be seen during winter too. Can highly recommend a visit.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Very easy to find. Which was very important for my English husband who never drove in the snow before and was stressed all the time. I'd say the price is a bit too much. But there we go. Take sledge by the entrance and go ahead. Lovely spacious zoo, animals have huge grounds. Nice to watch them. Enjoyed it immensely!... More 

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