Life at the Arctic Wildlife Park Summer
4,5 hrs. excursion by car
Daily departure at 10:30
Get to know arctic wildlife in their natural habitat
We travel to Ranua by car and visit the wildlife park independently. The park is the home of 200 arctic animals representing 50 different species. The funny otters will charm you, the golden eagle will impress you and the wild boars entertain you. But the real highlight is the mighty Polar Bears!
Depending on when your visit is, you will be able to see sweet baby animals (June-July) and late summer, early autumn the moose and reindeer have fully grown antlers. The 2,8 km long trail takes you through the wildlife park and you can observe the animals and read more about them on the boards. Your guide will accompany you and tell you about animals and nature in Lapland.
119 € / adult
60 € / child (4-14 years)
- transfers from accommodations in Ounasvaara, Santa Claus Village and Hotel Vartiosaari, or 10 km from city centre
- guided excursion according to program description and given information
Upgrade your experience: Date with the Polar Bear
Prepare yourself for looking the polar bear in the eyes. You will see, that the largest predator in the world knows he is on top of the food chain. Your date with the Polar Bear takes place back-stage, where their feeding and sleeping area is. You are safely at the other side of the fence, but just a couple of metres away. While the Polar Bear has his breakfast, the animal keeper will provide you with interesting information on the White King of the Arctic.
75 € / adult
55 € / child
NB! For this upgrade your departure time is 07:00 from Rovaniemi.
All sumer tours are available throughout the summer season, 1.6.2018 – 30.9.2018, or due to prevailing weather and flood conditions. Departures are operated for min 2 persons paying the adult fare . Private excursions are available for min 6 persons (adult fare).
All Daily Departures include pick-up service from all accommodations in Santa Claus Village and Ounasvaara. From city centre hotels, the guests are asked to walk to us. We will inform you on the pick up time, which is 30-45 min before departure time, depending on the location of the accommodation. For jet ski safaris and river rafting your will get appropriate gear. For other excursions, please, wear outdoor clothes and shoes with a good sole.
The duration of the actual excursion is the time mentioned in the excursion. The total duration is app. 45-60 minutes longer than the given time, as we transfer and equip you. Every safari starts with instructions on driving and safety.
Children travel as passengers on the jet skis and in the river rafts (age limit 5 yrs.).
Arctic Lifestyle reserves the right to change the price, program, inclusions and duration of each excursion, due to weather conditions and unexpected occurrences.
Excursion specific information:
Arctic Wildlife Park: The duration of the actual safari, the time we transfer from Rovaniemi to Ranua (app. 1hr / one-way), visit the Wildlife Park and return to Rovaniemi, is the time mentioned in the excursion. The total duration is app. 45 minutes longer than the given time.
River cruises on M/S Kemijoen Helmi: the departure is either city centre marina (Valtakatu 48) or the Pohjanhovi jetty (Koskikatu 1). No pick-up service for the cruises.
All excursions are available as private for the price of min 6 adults (2 persons / jet ski -fare applies on safaris).
Requests and bookings are to be made in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com at the latest 16:00 Finnish time with at least 24 hrs. to start of the excursion.
Office telephone number: +358 (0)50 343 91 00
Requests are replied to with reservation information, due to availability. The booking is not confirmed before both parties agree so.
CONFIRMATION AND PAYMENT
Reservation is released automatically unless confirmed until the given deadline.
Payment can be done online in our webshop or with a secure payment link.
100% of the total is due 21 days prior to arrival.
Cancellation inquiries must be submitted to Arctic Lifestyle on firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com within office hours in Finland (8.00-17.00). Cancellations are always due to approval of Arctic Lifestyle and its suppliers.
Arctic Lifestyle reserves the right to change prices according to changes in supplied services, taxation or unforeseen events.