Saariselka Reindeer Farm

Saariselka Reindeer Farm: Address, Phone Number, Saariselka Reindeer Farm Reviews: 4.5/5

Saariselka Reindeer Farm
4.5
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We are a local Sami family who owns the reindeer farm only 10 minutes drive out of the center of Saariselka. Join one of our unique reindeer safari programs in an authentic environment! We are open only by reservation.
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Lorena E
1 contribution
Reindeer 1:1 experience
Sep 2021 • Friends
Amazing experience!! It was great to know more about the reindeers and the way how the Lapland people take care of them and live in harmony. We arranged to visit the farm because during this time of the year the reindeers are out in the forest. Thx so much for experience! highly recommended
Written 5 October 2021
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otp71
Espoo, Finland91 contributions
Lengthy sleigh ride in beautiful scenery
Feb 2021
During our visit we had the chance to ride sleighs for a quite lengthy ride around the surrounding forest, as well as hear more about Sami culture and way of life. Unfortunately we didn't get a chance here to feed the reindeers or interact with them, but still a nice experience - though quite pricey.
Written 8 August 2021
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CrispPacket
Sulgrave, UK68 contributions
Fascinating insight into Sami culture
Feb 2020
A warm welcome from the Sami people, with detailed instructions on how to drive the reindeer!
A short ride on the sledge, then a chance to meet the reindeer and a lesson in how to lassoo a set of antlers.
Coffee with delicious cake accompanied an interesting talk.
Written 4 March 2020
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Sue-Paul-1208
Chard, UK105 contributions
Fairyland
Feb 2020 • Couples
Short ride in a sleigh, opportunity to feed the reindeer and lasso a head of antlers. The Sami family team are friendly and informative. A lovely afternoon experience.
Written 28 February 2020
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nick_ng
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia893 contributions
lovely reindeer ride and feeding reindeer ...
Feb 2020
This was a different experience, sitting back and being pulled along at a steady pace by a reindeer - a pleasant ride.

After the ride, it was fun to be up close to many reindeer to feed them - a lovely experience ...
Written 15 February 2020
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Mezzy371
28 contributions
Lovely realxing visit
Jan 2020
We visited as part of an organised excursion from our hotel.
The farm had a family feel to it and the staff gave us lots of information about the reindeer and the Sami way of life. We had a short ride on a sledge pull by one of the reindeer, which I wasn't expecting.
We were provided with hot tea and cake and a reindeer driving licence
Written 6 January 2020
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Caroline R
85 contributions
Wonderful Visit!
Dec 2019 • Couples
We had a wonderful time on our reindeer sledge ride! It was an added bonus hearing about the Sami culture too! Would highly recommend!
Written 5 January 2020
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Irriepirrie
Sao Paulo, SP109 contributions
Meet the reindeers
Jan 2020 • Family
We visited this reindeer farm on a snowy night. The pick up by Lapland Safaris was smoothly and easy. The lady of the farm, is s real Sami. She was very knowledgeable. At the farm we very divided in pairs for the sleighs. Every sleigh its own reindeer. The pace was slow, but so we could enjoy the beautiful nature. We had a lot of fun with the reindeer behind us. He was to quick, so his head was next to ours.
Written 2 January 2020
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Natalie 💖
Liverpool, UK288 contributions
Magical
Dec 2019 • Couples
We visited the reindeer farm on Christmas Day and it was so magical. I was completely intrigued by the reindeer ❤️
Written 29 December 2019
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Shirley P
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia28 contributions
Wonderful first touch with the local reindeers and the Sami !
Dec 2019
Very interesting experience with the local Sami and also the pretty reindeers. We had 2.5 hours sled ride which includes story telling from the Sami, warm drinks and snacks were provided as well. We should have been provided sufficient time to take more photos during the sledding / feeding time. Nevertheless, it was a lifetime experience and definitely recommend this farm if you are visiting this place !
Written 23 December 2019
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