Public opening hours

Nuuksio Reindeer Park is open for public on below mentioned days. Entrance ticket can be purchased on site by card or on cash. You can also buy your ticket in advance from SMA SHOP.

Access to the reindeer park from the parking area is along the boardwalk and includes few 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 unfortunately not allowed to enter to Reindeer Park.

If you want to make a private visit or you have a bigger group, please ask availability and offer by e-mail:

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/berry juice) and stickbun grilling over an open fire in the White Reindeer Teepee and services of our staff. Warm christmas glogg and gingerbreads available from 30th of November – Christmas time. Souvenirs can be purchased on site.

Note! No reservation need to be done in advance, just walk in!


Sat  18.1.   12-15
Sat  25.1.   12-15

Sat    1.2.   12-15
Sat    8.2.   12-15
Sat  15.2.   12-15
Sat  22.2.   12-15
Sun  23.2.  12-15
Sat  29.2.   12-15

Sat    7.3.   12-15
Sat  14.3.   12-15
Sat  21.3.   12-15
Sat  28.3.   12-15

Sat    4.4.   12-15
Sat  11.4.   12-15
Sun 12.4.   12-15
Sat  18.4.   12-15
Sat  25.4.   13:30-16:00​​​​ *   Note the different opening hours.

Sat    2.5.   13-16
Sat  16.5.   13-16
Sat  23.5.   13:30-16:00​​​​ *
Sat  30.5.   13-16

Sat    6.6.   13-16
Fri   12.6.   13:30-16:00​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ *
Thu  18.6.  13-16
Thu  25.6.  13:30-16:00​​ *
Sat​   27.6.  13-16​​​​​​​

Thu    2.7.  13-16
Sat     4.7.  13-16
Thu    9.7.  13:30-16:00​​​​ *
Sat   11.7.  13-16
Sat   18.7.  13-16
Sat   25.7.  13-16
Thu  30.7.  13-16​​​​​​​

Sun    2.8.  13-16
Thu    6.8.  13:30-16:00​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ *​​​​​​​
Sun    9.8.  13-16
Thu  13.8.  13-16
Sun  16.8.  113-16
Tue  18.8.  13-16
Sat   22.8.  13-16
Thu  27.8.  13-16
Sat   29.8.  13-16

Sat    5.9.   13-16
Sat  12.9.   13-16
Sun  20.9.  13-16
Sat  26.9.   13-16

Address: Nuuksiontie 83, Espoo.
About 30 min by car from Helsinki city center, about 1 hour by public transport.

Buy ticket ABC from Helsinki to Nuuksio (Espoo) from a ticket machine.

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 Finnish Nature Centre 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 is 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.