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Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm

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Great way to see life

I visited this farm as part of the trip was on for 1/2 day and is now in the 7th generation - we... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Ann L
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Fantastic experience

First time in our lives we've seen reindeers and this has definitively been a great experience. To... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
Fabienne R
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Feb 5, 2018
“Great way to see life”
Jan 23, 2018
“Fantastic experience”
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Crystal clear waters, hundreds kilometres of deep snow, cutting leafs, making dry hein, marking the baby reindeers and most of all guest with smile on their face, that how our days are made. Come to be our guest in Kuusamo. Our reindeer and fishing...more
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Meskusvaarantie 66, Kuusamo 93800, Finland
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

I visited this farm as part of the trip was on for 1/2 day and is now in the 7th generation - we saw the working reindeers and also the youngsters and were given an introduction to life as a reindeer farmer Well worth a...More

1  Thank Ann L
Reviewed January 23, 2018

First time in our lives we've seen reindeers and this has definitively been a great experience. To be honest I was quite sceptical at first, I usually tend not to like it so much when animals are used for "entertainment". But this place is really...More

2  Thank Fabienne R
Reviewed January 16, 2018

The visit to the reindeer farm 10 kilometers from the center of Kuusamo was an enjoyable experience, starting with some background of the family farm in English. We got to drive a reindeer "Big Boy", pulling us in a sleigh for 300 metres. We got...More

2  Thank ToivoTalikka
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

We couldn’t have felt more welcome! Started with a 10 minute reindeer sleigh ride, before feeding the female reindeer moss - reindeer chocolate! Then sat inside a traditional wooden hut, with a roaring open fire in the middle to warm us up, ate reindeer sausages...More

2  Thank FoodieFeedback
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

A must visit and highly recommended, if you want to learn more about rendeer farming and to get close to the animals. Mika is very knowledgeable and was able to answer the questions of our teens as well as our 92 year grandma. We were...More

1  Thank ManuelaK980
Reviewed November 23, 2016

We visited this reindeer farm in between seasons and it was so worth it. The reindeer are beautiful and the herders Satu and Mika (and Tommy) were very welcoming and fascinating to talk to. They were waiting in anticipation for the snow to arrive! We...More

2  Thank Moosehead2012
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

Have been there in August with family including small kids. Owners of the place are kind and nice people. Many explanation about the reindeers, traditions of local people and many other things were given by them. Reindeers feeding, many amazing photos, tea and coffee, tasty...More

2  Thank Vladimir Z
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Visited this farm due to reindeers couple of days ago. We were able to feed em n spend some time with em in their area.. people from the farm were kind n told us interesting stuff from reindeer living n such. I do recommend this...More

1  Thank Nikoll M
Reviewed December 27, 2013

It realy was a winter wonderland with the warmest greating meeting the reindeers and watching as your personal sleigh was lined with skins and furs, then you were sat in the sleigh and snuggled comfortably with more coverings as the reindeers are harnessed to your...More

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