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Ranua Wildlife Park – the Northernmost Zoo in the World

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Key facts

Where: Rovaniemi , Finland Duration: 5 hours

Highlights

  • Visit Ranua Wildlife Park - the Northernmost Zoo in the World
  • A unique chance to see many wild Arctic creatures in their natural environment
  • Lunch in a traditional restaurant is included

Overview

Here is your chance to visit a zoo like no other. Ranua Wildlife Park is the northernmost zoo in the world and gives you a unique opportunity to view Arctic animals in their natural environment.

There are about 50 different kinds of animals at the Park including Arctic fox, beaver, lynx, moose, polar bear, reindeer and snowy owl. Only animals that live in the Arctic, or have done so in the past, are included in the collection.

Visit in winter and experience the magic and mystery of the darkest time of year. Go there in summer and see the animals with their young. Either way, it's an unforgettable family outing.

Itinerary

The exciting Family Tour to an Arctic Zoo begins from Koskikatu 1, 96200 Rovaniemi. Don your thermal clothing, board your vehicle and set out with your English speaking guide on the 80km drive to Ranua Wildlife Park.

On arrival you can start to explore the Wildlife Park and meet its inhabitants. A tour on the wooden paths of the Park is about 2km long. Winter offers you the unique chance to see the animals against a snowy backdrop and on the run-up to Christmas, the Park hosts multiple special events.

There are about 50 different kinds of animals at the Park including Arctic fox, beaver, lynx, moose, polar bear, reindeer and snowy owl. Only animals that live in the Arctic, or have done so in the past, are included in the collection.

On your tour you will enjoy lunch in a traditional restaurant with a range of options including vegetarian.

Before returning to town, you get the chance to visit the Fazer Candy Store where you can buy world-renowned Finnish chocolate.

The tour ends at the start point at Koskikatu 1, 96200 Rovaniemi.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 Dec – 15 Apr: Wednesday and Saturday

Duration

5 hours

Start time

Start time: 1100h (11:00am)
Duration: 5 hours

Meeting point

The tour starts from Koskikatu 1, 96200 Rovaniemi.
Please report at the meeting point 30 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • Transportation (car or coach, depending on the size of the group)
  • English speaking guide
  • Lunch (range of options including vegetarian)
  • Entrance to Ranua Wildlife Park
  • Thermal clothing

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop-off

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
Please be at the starting point at least 30 minutes before the start time to change into your thermal outfit.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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