MEET THE REINDEERS AT THE LOCAL POROPARONI REINDEER FARM
Poroparoni Reindeer Experience
Visit at the local family owned Poroparoni reindeer farm, only 15 km (10 min drive) away from Ukkohalla Resort. You can feed the reindeers their favorite food lichen and become familiar with wild reindeers, some are trained safari reindeers. After feeding have a sleigh ride (600 m) in a snowy forest. Activity offer great possibilities for taking photos and experiencing authentic wilderness life. You can also try some reindeer lasso throwing. While enjoying sausages and hot drinks by the campfire in a warm Kota, the reindeer herder will tell us more about the life on the ranch.
Duration: 2 h
Capasity: Min. 2 persons
Starting point: Hotel Ukkohalla
Clothing / equipment recommended:
Warm and comfortable outdoor clothing, warm outdoor shoes
Price: 60 € / person (group size 6-16 persons), 76 € / person (group size 2-4 persons)
Package price includes transportations, familiarisation with reindeer herders,
photographing, testing the reindeer lasso (suopunki in finnish),
reindeer sleigh ride (600 m, two persons per sleigh), feeding reindeers with lichen,
light lunch (cooking sausages, coffee/tea).
Notes: Can be combined with dinner at Restaurant Saaga (+ 25€).