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Santa Claus Reindeer

Napapiiri, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
+358 40 5223997
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Feeding the reindeers

First I thought that it was bit pricey to go see reindeers in Santa's Village (5€/person), but when... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Summer visit was great

We were a group of 13 and had the most wonderful, personal visit. The lady who looks after the... read more

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Experience A Reindeer Sleigh Ride Amidst Magical Lapland Nature - Right At the Backyard of Santa's House at the Arctic Circle in Santa Claus Village in Rovaniemi
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Napapiiri, Rovaniemi 96930, Finland
+358 40 5223997

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First I thought that it was bit pricey to go see reindeers in Santa's Village (5€/person), but when we arrived to the spot I got it- you can get inside the enclosure and really be with the reindeers! It was really special experience, especially to...More

Thank idajessicas
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. It was my pleasure to help. Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 13 and had the most wonderful, personal visit. The lady who looks after the reindeers was very informative and gave detailed, informative and also fun information about the reindeers. She spoke good English. There were 4 reindeers which is enough...More

Thank Bino68
Management response:Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for your kind words. It was my pleasure. I'm happy I could help you to fulfill your dream of seeing Santa's reindeer and tell about their lives. Hoping to see you again.

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

The area is very small and there are only 4 reindeers. Anyway, we were happy enough to get closed to the reindeers. We could feed them, pet them and take photos with them. We were there just about 15 min before it closed and we...More

Thank cpcog
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

It's was an interesting ride to the reindeer farm through the forest. The Raitola reindeer farm's owner gave a full insight into reindeer herding and the life of reindeers. He answered all our queries and the cinnamon bread provided at the table were very tasty....More

Thank MaggiMee88
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Heading out today I felt a little bad for the reindeer pulling the weight of my family. I did not realise how strong, intelligent and playful these beautiful creatures are. Our guide was delightful, giving us so much knowledge about the reindeer and the area,...More

4  Thank JasonBethandTeagan
Reviewed December 8, 2016

You must put this on your list for the first thing to do this is a must you go in to the woods and you are in there for half an hour then you go in to a wooden house and hear about the history...More

1  Thank 41sue
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Not the carriage pulled by half a dozen of reindeers but a sleigh pulled by a reindeer. Nothing fancy but a childhood dream comes true. The remarkable thing is that under the reindeer hide given you will not feel the cold.

1  Thank Jason S
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful reindeer ride yesterday morning. The staff were so pleasant- took photos for us and didn't rush us at all. The spin was so beautiful. The children thoroughly enjoyed it and were allowed to pet the reindeer afterwards. They also had a...More

1  Thank Leeagh
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a short 400m reindeer ride but it was something we will never get to do at home. It was warm, peaceful and lovely to see reindeer in a very natural habitat. They really are very sweet creatures. The sleigh ride was very smooth...More

Thank Sophg1986
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

This place is close to Santa Claus village and it's a great experience to see these lovely reindeer, touch and feed them. The guides that working there are so friendly.

Thank Jonnybugaloo
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Noah Y
February 10, 2017|
Response from JasonBethandTeagan | Reviewed this property |
We booked ours there, it's important to get the Northern Lights App and go by the forecast, not much point booking if there is no Northern lights forcast, there wasn't when we were there and instead we did a reindeer sled... More
December 7, 2015|
Response from JanneKor | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for message. You don´t need to prebook, there are always open 400m and 1000m reindeer sleigh rides during opening times. Right now at high season we are open daily at 10:00-17:00. There are 3km safari and the... More
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