Public opening hours

Nuuksio Reindeer Park is open for public on below mentioned days. Access to the reindeer park is along the boardwalk and includes stairs (about 50 m from the parking place). Please let us know in advance about the handicap so we will try our best to help you. Dogs are not allowed at the Reindeer Park.

Private visits at all other times, please contact us:

Dates and entrance fees on public opening hours:

25 € adult, 10 € child (4-11 yrs), 60 € family (2 adults + 2 children)

Including lichen for feeding reindeer, campfire coffee, tea or berry juice and stickbun grilling over an open fire in the White Reindeer Teepee and services of our staff. Souvenirs can be purchased on site.

Buy your ticket on-line from SMA SHOP or pay on site. Card payments preferred.

Note! You do not need to make any reservation in advance on public opening hours, just walk in!

Thu  15.8.  13:00-16:00
Sat   17.8.  13:00-16:00
Thu  22.8.  13:00-16:00
Sat   24.8.  13:00-16:00
Thu  29.8.  13:00-16:00

Thu     5.9. 13:00-16:00
Sat     7.9.  13:00-16:00
Thu  12.9.  13:00-16:00
Fri    13.9.  13:00-16:00
Thu  19.9.  13:00-16:00
Sat   21.9.  13:00-16:00
Thu  26.9.  13:00-16:00
Sat   28.9.  13:00-16:00

Sat   5.10.   12:00-15:00
Sat 12.10.   12:00-15:00
Sat 19.10.   12:00-15:00
Sat 26.10.   12:00-15:00

Sat    2.11.   12:00-15:00
Sat    9.11.   12:00-15:00
Sat   16.11.  12:00-15:00
Sat   23.11.  12:00-15:00
Sat  30.11.   12:00-15:00

Sat     7.12.   12:00-15:00
Sat   14.12.   12:00-15:00    Santa Claus on site!
Sun  15.12.   12:00-15:00    Santa Claus on site!
Sat   21.12.   12:00-15:00    Santa Claus on site!
Sun  22.12.   12:00-15:00    Santa Claus on site!
Thu  26.12.   12:00-15:00
Sat  28.12.    12:00-15:00


Wed  1.1.   12:00-15:00
Sat    4.1.   12:00-15:00
Mon  6.1.   12:00-15:00

Address: Nuuksiontie 83, Espoo.

About 30 min by car from Helsinki city center, about 1 hour by public transport.

Commuter trains U, L, E from Helsinki Railway Station to Espoo (8 stops/25 min) and bus no 245 from Espoo to Nuuksio. The bus stop is right next to the train tracks. Note that buses do not run as often as commuter trains. Get off the bus at PUNJONSUO bus stop (27 stops/23 min) which is two stops after the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia (big brown wooden building on the left). Walk a little bit forward and turn right after the crosswalk. Sign Karhunpesä and a reindeer advertisement.

There is limited parking space at our private yard, larger public parking place is in front of the Haltia.

Nature trail to Reindeer Park: Walk along the orange marked nature trail from Haltia towards Haukkalampi. Turn right when you come to Nuuksiontie and turn again right and walk up to the reindeer park. Length of the nature trail from Haltia to Reindeer Park about 1,5 km, walking along Nuuksiontie about 1 km.

HSL timetables and routes:

Please note! The Reindeer Park and it's parking space and Karhunpesä log cottage with it's yard area are private area. We appreciate that you respect our privacy in all other times when you don't have any booking made or we are not open for public. There are marked nature trails in Nuuksio National park where you can walk freely.