3 hours  /   EASY

Drive to a reindeer farm to learn about the arctic animals and the culture around them

Drive to a reindeer farm to learn about the arctic animals and the culture around them

On this safari, you will visit a local reindeer farm by snowmobile. At the farm, the local host will introduce you to reindeer husbandry and the indigenous culture of Lapland that evolves around reindeer. During the visit, you'll learn how to throw ‘suopunki’, the Lappish lasso used to catch reindeer, and will also have a short ride in a reindeer sleigh. Before returning, you will have a coffee break and learn more about Lappish culture and reindeer.

What's included?

Thermal outfit, guidance in English, 2 persons / snowmobile, lasso throwing, reindeer farm visit, reindeer sleigh ride, coffee break, fuel, traffic insurance (maximum personal liability €980).

Please note

This programme includes a snack, so please advise on any special diets or food allergies in advance.

Please notice that the pick-up time for the safari is different from start time and depends on your accommodation. We kindly ask you to check carefully the correct pick-up time from your ticket.

Each snowmobile is shared by two guests taking turns in driving. The driver of the snowmobile has to be at least 18 years of age with a driver’s license valid in Finland. Driving a motorized vehicle under the influence of alcohol or intoxicating drugs is prohibited by the laws of Finland.

Child price entitles children to a seat in a sled pulled by a snowmobile driven by the guide. Children over 140 cm in height are allowed to sit on the snowmobile behind an adult, when paying the adult price. Note that children under 2 years are not suitable to take part on snowmobile and husky safaris. Lapland Safaris North Ltd reserves the right to deny the participation of small children due to safety reasons (e.g. demanding weather or trail conditions).

Reindeer ride approx. 600 m.

This safari is co2 compensated from the snowmobile fuel emission.

Self liability can be reduced to €150 by paying waiver supplement €20 per safari driver.

Solo riding possibility. Supplement for solo riding 50 € / person.

See also General Information for additional info.

What do I need to bring?

Please take your driving license with you on the snowmobile safari as the police may check the validity of the license during the safari.

Cancellation policy

  • 8 days or more before the excursion departure: cancellation fee 25,00 eur
  • 7 days or less before the excursion departure or no show: 100% of the value of the Order Confirmation

Meeting point:
Lapland Safaris Saariselkä Office, Saariseläntie 13. See you there 15 minutes before the departure time.


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