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Salla Reindeer Park

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Address: Hautajaerventie 111, Salla, Finland
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Lappish Hut evening is awesome place to taste reindeer menu ( open only Thursdays)

Amazing Hut called Tähtitaivaskota with real Finnish traditional food. Good concept. Excellent staff and service. Nice storytelling while starters was turned to main dish and... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
401helenae
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37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch before leaving on the husky safari. Lovely airy seating but disappointed in the choice for gluten -free eaters. Basically only packaged cookies. The huskies are great - mad and friendly, with oodles of energy. They burst into a run as soon as they are let go. Sledding was fun, with a break for sausages grilled over an... More 

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Amazing Hut called Tähtitaivaskota with real Finnish traditional food. Good concept. Excellent staff and service. Nice storytelling while starters was turned to main dish and dessert. Publicly open only on Thursdays, other days for private / groups. # sallareindeerpark #tähtitaivaskota

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Thank 401helenae
Livingston, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We went on the three hour reindeer safari, which was an amazing experience in itself, but what really made it was the knowledge and passion of the staff, whose love of reindeer and the Lappish lifestyle was clear. On stopping for a break and setting a fire, they even carved spoons for everyone by whittling the wood and there are... More 

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Thank darphilip
Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Dreams do come true in Salla , If you imagine a place to experience the cold, play in the snow, keep warm at night in a log cabin by a roaring log fire , hear your foot steps in the snow , to see nature all around you and above all feel the warm of the Finnish people as they... More 

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Thank steve041119
Brussels, Belgium
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140 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We came only for one reason to Salla and that was the reindeer race at this park! The unique thing about it, is that it's the only place in Finland were you can try the reindeer race yourself! With some skis behind the reindeer, you are pulled by the reindeer. It was an amazing experience! And it's not that they... More 

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Thank Elisebize
Preston, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The staff a re very helpful and friendly, most speak very good English. There is a small cafe and gift shop at the centre and an informative Museum on the local area at the back that does not seem to be promoted very much. The following trips all began from this point and we would highly recommend them all: :Reindeer... More 

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Thank CaroleR9
St Helens, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Loved our nighttime safari, although the northern lights eluded us we had a great time, with great guides and lots of stories around the fire, wrap up tho, get a artic suit and a blanket

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Thank ANDREA S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Me & my husband went out for a husky safari trip in the park. Have to say it was a very enjoyable & relaxing experience. Dogs are well trained and looked after, the scenery is marvellous and service provided is really professional but fun. Ps. We came back the day after just to watch doggies again ;)

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Thank Lazilia
Jarvenpaa, Finland
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62 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The park is definitely worth of visiting, especially if you are not familiar with reindeers. We were little bit disappointed to the service and knowledge in the info desk. At first it was not possible to enter the park by car, but suddenly it was ok for another group... The high season must be the winter time; in July it... More 

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Thank Aku L
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Spent a week in Salla and did a bit of everything. The one thing I will never forget an my entire family loved was the Husky Run. The dogs are incredible, staff is super friendly, and there is nothing like riding in the middle of nowhere in the Arctic Circle being pulled by a team of dogs. We did the... More 

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