Programs in Reindeer Park

PRIVATE VISIT TO THE REINDEER PARK

We offer a moment of recreation for your family or friends in a small private group in Nuuksio Reindeer Park. Visit includes: Lichen to feed to the reindeer, our guide will tell you about the reindeer, you can enjoy your own snacks and e.g. grill sausages over an open fire in the the atmospheric Lappish Teepee. Duration 1 hour. Book your private visit online from the SMA shop at least one day before.

 

VISIT TO THE REINDEER PARK

Experience a touch of northern magic in Finland's southernmost reindeer park in Nuuksio. The reindeer have their own fenced area by Karhunpesä/ Bear’s Nest Villa in the middle of Nuuksio National Park. Visit includes feeding the reindeer, campfire coffee and a sweet bun by the cozy open fire of The White Reindeer Lappish teepee plus services from our friendly staff. The Souvenir Shop is open.

Duration: 1 h
Number of visitors: 10-50
Price: 300 € up to 10 visitors
Additional people: à 30 € / person

 

REINDEER TREKKING AT NUUKSIO NATIONAL PARK

This tour starts from the Reindeer Park. A calm walking tour with a reindeer in the breathtakingly beautiful wilderness of Nuuksio National Park. The nature will be enjoyed at the walking pace of the reindeer. Rest of the reindeer can be met and fed at the end of the walk. You can enjoy your own snack and e.g. fry sausages on the campfire at White Reindeer teepee. Small souvenir shop is open.

Duration: 1,5 hours
Number of visitors: 4-8
Price 1-4 persons: 320 € (minimum charge)
Additional persons: à 80 € pp.

 

REINDEERS' FEEDING WITH THE CARETAKER

Take part in the reindeers' feeding work with the caretaker. You will prepare meals, feed them and clean the farm. The herder tells you about the reindeer's year. The operating time is agreed separately.

Duration: 1,5 h
Price max 2 persons: 140 €
Including: Overalls, boots and work gloves.
Availability: All-year-round.

 

A HIKE FROM HALTIA TO NUUKSIO REINDEER PARK

A guided hiking trip from the Finnish Nature Center Haltia to Nuuksio Reindeer Park on well-kept forest trail. Guide will tell you about the Nuuksio nature and its animals. Our tame reindeer can be viewed, photographed and fed lichen from a terrace. Campfire coffee and sweet bun are served at the cozy teepee. Other drinks per request. Souvenirs can be purchased from a small shop.

Duration: 1,5 h
Hiking trail: 1,6 km
Number of visitors: 10-50
Price: 500 € up to 10 visitors
Additional people: 50 € / person.

 

SCHOOL GROUPS

Experience a touch of northern exoticism in Finland's southernmost reindeer park in Nuuksio. Our tame reindeer can be viewed, photographed and fed lichen from a terrace. Berry juice and sweet bun are served for the pupils and campfire coffee (tea) and bun for the teachers by the cozy White Reindeer teepee campfire. Small Souvenir Shop is open.

Duration: 1 hour (Mon-Sat)


Price / student: à 15 € / person
Price / adult (teacher): à 25 € / person.
 
Minimun group size/charge:
20 people, max 50 people.

Prices include private visit, above mentioned catering, lichen for reindeer and the services from our staff.

NOTE! When accessing the Reindeer Park by public transportation, a prior notice of the group size to the bus company is required. Bus nr 245 operates between Espoo Center and Nuuksio. Bus stop: Punjonsuo (2 stops after the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia). Turn right after the crosswalk, sign Karhunpesä and reindeer advertisement.

SANTA CLAUS AND THE MYSTERY OF THE GIFT CHEST

Program for children and the child-minded

Experience a touch of northern exoticism in Finland's southernmost reindeer park in Nuuksio where you can also feed the reindeer. Santa Claus is already slightly absent-minded – he is after all over 200 years old. The elves have played a little trick on him. How on earth can the Gift Chest be opened? Clues will looked for outside together with Santa Claus. Eventually the Gift Chest gets opened and the little helpers will get a small gift. Campfire coffee (or tea/ berry juice) and cinnamon rolls taste good after the Gift Hunt by the open fire at the White Reindeer teepee.

Duration: 1,5 h
Price max 4 persons: 600 €
Additional people (max 10 persons): à 150 € / person
Availability: All-year-round

Prices include meeting the Santa Claus, activity, a gift, lichen for the reindeer, teepee meal and the services from our staff

SANTA CLAUS AND HIS REINDEER

Warm welcome to come and meet Santa Claus and his reindeer at Nuuksio National Park – half-an-hour drive from Helsinki City Center. During your visit you can feed and meet the reindeer, take photos of them and meet The Santa Claus Himself!

Campfire sausages, coffee and a sweet snack at the atmospheric White Reindeer teepee will make your visit unforgettable. Teepee is welcomingly decorated with a Lapland theme. Santa Claus will reward you at the end of the visit with a small gift.

Duration: 1,5 h
Price 1-6 persons: 720 €
Additional people (total max 20 persons): à 120 € / person
Availability: All-year-round

Prices include a private visit to the Reindeer park, lichen for the reindeer, campfire sausages and coffee (tea/berry juice), meeting The Santa Claus, small gift and the services of our staff.