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For children

For adults

30 minutes

Reindeer farm visit

Available between 26th of June- 30th of October

Every Wednesday at 15.00, please note that this is the  starting time at the reindeer farm

Min 2 persons, max 8 persons

Price 33 € / person (from 3 years on), transfer not included

Visit a local reindeer farm where you’ll get to know the animals as well as feed them. Listen to the stories about the reindeers year and if you are lucky, you’ll get to see newborn reindeers.

Recommended to use rubber boots, also take the water bottle and camera with you.

Service provider: Ranua Resort & Vaaranporotila (Vaara Reindeer Farm)

 

For small children

For children

For adults

1 hour

Midnight sun carriage ride with Finnhorse

Available: 15th of May – 15th of July,
excluding the 24th of June –3rd of July

Departure at 21:00 from the Safari House

Bookings min. 2 days prior

Min. 2 persons / max 8 persons

Adult (15+)                          65 €/person
Children 3-14 years      55 €/person

Experience the light summer night on a carriage ride with Finnhorse! This activity takes you through the Finnish countryside. Finnhorse is the only Finnish origin horse breed living in Finland and a big part of the Finland’s history.

 

 

Service provider: Family farm Ranua

For small children

For children

For adults

3 hours

Visit to the family farm Ranua

Available: 1st of June – 15th of  August,
excluding the 24th of June –3rd of July & 25th of July –  4th of August

Departure at 09:00 from the Safari House

Bookings min. 2 days prior

Min. 2 persons / max 8 persons

Adult (15+)                         105 €  / person
Children 3-14 years      85 € / person

This activity takes you in a horse carriage to the nearby family farm. In the farm you will meet typical Lappish farm animals, such as Finnhorses, Lapland cow, Lapphund, sheep and chickens.

You will have a chance to try milking a cow and collect chicken eggs from their nests. From the gathered ingredients you will prepare some delicious Finnish style pancakes on fire in the Lappish hut.

 

Service provider: Family Farm Ranua

For children

For adults

1 hour

Visit to the Husky farm

Available: 15th of May – 15th of November

Minimum group size: 2 persons

Adult (15+)                         40 €/person
Children 3-14 years     15 €/person

Transfers not inluded to the price,

Get to know the Arctic Borealis Huskies in Ranua with a kennel visit. Arctic Borealis husky kennel is located about 60 km from Ranua Resort.

The host and hostess will introduce you to the huskies and kennel and tell their story. You also get to go to a space with 25-40 dogs. This space is called the huskies’ running enclosure. You will have the opportunity to pet the dogs and see how different each dog is in its character, movements and play.

 

Service provider: Arctic Borealis Huskies

For children

For adults

2 hours

Summer fun with huskies

Available: 1st of September – 15th of November

Minimum group size: 2 persons

Adult (15+)                         85 €/person
Children 3-14 years     40 €/person

Transfers not inluded to the price,

Visit the Arctic Borealis husky kennel located 60 km from the Ranua Resort.

First, you get training on how to ride ‘sleds’ that now have tires! After that, together with the huskies, we head to a 3-5 km route, depending on the weather. Please note that there is a temperature limit of max +12 degrees (celcius) for the huskies to run.

There are a few stops on the way where you can take pictures and give water to the dogs. When we return to the kennel, we let the dogs loose in their running enclosure. This is a chance to pet the dogs and see how different each dog is in its character, movements and play. Before leaving, we enjoy a moment in the kennel’s hut with soft drinks.

 

Service provider: Arctic Borealis Huskies

For adults

flexible

Cloudberry sauna experience

Available:  all year round

Min. 2 persons

Adult (15+) 75 €/person

Feel a comprehensive cloudberry experience, through the relaxing and renewing cloudberry products in the privacy of your holiday accommodation. There is also option to ask a Sauna professional to come to your villa or Igloo to tell more from the products.

Cloudberry sauna is a sauna treatment where the products in use are locally made in Ranua, and the main ingredient – cloudberry leaf, is picked from Ranua swamps. Cloudberry indulgence products are organic, ecological,  and does not contain fragrances, parabens, or synthetic chemicals.

Cloudberry indulgence is pampering treatment for the whole body: a wash with cloudberry shampoo, cloudberry leaf face mask in sauna, cloudberry leaf bath for feet, body treatment with cloudberry leaf oil and cloudberry wool stone. After the sauna the cloudberry face cream is used, and you get to taste cloudberry marshmallows. Sauna hats and sauna bench cover are used during the treatment.

 

 

Service provider: Hillasauna / Tmi Anu Tahkola

For children

For adults

3 hours

Private sauna draft on a pond

Available: 1st of June – 30th of September

Departure at 21:00 from the Safari House

Min. 2 persons / max 8 persons

300 € / 2 persons
+ 50 € / additional person
+ 100 € / extra hour

This is an unique chance to experience a Finnish sauna in the arctic woods!

Private sauna draft waits you on the pond next to the Wildlife Park! Pond is located in the middle of the woods, about 1 km walk from the safari house.

Your host will guide you to the location and takes care of heating of the wood burn sauna stove and prepares the campfire for you to enjoy. There is a log cabin by the pond where you can spend time.

Price incl. the host’s services, bath robes, sausages to grill and soft drinks.

 

Service provider: Lupland

For children

For adults

45-90 min

Craft workshop by Paula

Create  your own souvenir from Lapland with a local craft artist!

Together with her guidance, you make a reindeer skin puch or wooden cup “kuksa”. There is also a own craft workshop for children.

The craft workshop is organized at the Ranua Wildlife Park’s hut, which is located right next to the ticket office.

 

All workshops are for minimum of 4 people and maximum for 36 people.

Adult (15+)                             45 €
Children 3-14 years         30 €

 

FOR CHILDREN, 1-1,5 h

Enjoy the local arts and crafts workshop and make a lovely reindeer ornament. Ornaments and necklaces are made from the materials such as reindeer bone and antler beads, cardboard, fabrics and genuine leather and other seasonal products from nature. Mrs Paula will guide the children to make their own souvenir from Lapland.

 

WOODEN CUP “KUKSA” WITH DECORATION, 45 min

Mrs Paula will give instructions to decorate the traditional Lappish wooden cup with the wood burning pen. The price includes the guidance, stories behind the products as well as the decorated souvenir.

 

CLASSIC REINDEER LEATHER POUCH, 1 h

The pouch is made of genuine reindeer leather. The leather is cut in correct shape and you will get to sew it together with a string of your choice (hemp, jute, or leather) .

After sewing the pouch, the string will be decorated with Lappish ornaments, such as wooden beads and beads made of genuine rein-deer bone and antler. Final touch is made with some extra décor, e.g. reindeer hide. The price includes the guiding of the crafts process, stories behind products as well as the self-made souvenir.

 

ROUND REINDEER LEATHER POUCH OR A SMALL BAG, 1 h

The material used is genuine reindeer leather. The leather is cut in shape and you will get to sew it together with a string of your choice (hemp, jute or leather).

After sewing the pouch, the string is decorated with Lappish ornaments, such as wooden beads and beads made of genuine reindeer bone and antler. Final touch is made with some extra décor, for example, reindeer hide. The price includes the guiding of the crafts process, stories behind products and the self-made souvenir.

 

 

 

Service provider: Mrs Paula Erkkilä

For children

For adults

1h +

Equipment rental

The natural beauty of Ranua calls all nature lovers. There are hiking & biking routes suitable for everyone, and you get to enjoy a wonderful day in beautiful scenery.

 

FATBIKE
1 day, from 9 am to 6 pm     60 € / bike
1 hour (free slot)                      10 € / bike

Price includes a helmet

 

SUP BOARD
1 day, from 9 am to 6 pm     60 €
2 hours                                            30 €

Price includes a life jacket