Ranua Zoo + BBQ lunch in Rovaniemi, Lapland

4.8 / 5

11 reviews

Activity provider: NordicUnique Travels

Ranua Zoo + BBQ lunch in Rovaniemi, Lapland

Activity provider: NordicUnique Travels
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From US$ 178.08 per person

Likely to sell out

Join in this incredible journey to the only Zoo in the arctic, the Ranua Zoo! There you can see polar bears, as well as 50 different other arctic animal species in the midst of northern woods and, also have a delicious Lappish Campfire BBQ.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup from hotel or accommodation within 15 km (driving distance) from Rovaniemi city center. Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Visit the only Wildlife Arctic Zoo in the Artic
  • Watch polar bears and 50 other arctic and northern animal species
  • Enjoy a guided tour
  • Eat a traditional Lappish BBQ
Full description

Visit the only Zoo in the arctic, Ranua Zoo. Here you will be able to encounter animals that are local to this arctic region. The most popular are the moose and the polar bears. The zoo also shows you over 200 famous local animals, such as forest reindeer, wolves, and the arctic fox. One of the best ways to appreciate the animals is while they are eating, the zoo display feeding times in their brochure. Watch while the wolves and polar bears enjoy their meals before you enjoy your own. Don’t forget the many types of owls that are hard to spot in nature will be there. Afterward, enjoy a campfire at the zoo forest park and eat a delicious Lappish barbecue of wood fire grilled Lappish pork sausage and blueberry juice. Then return to your hotel after you have finished seeing everything at this wonderful zoo.

  • Entry tickets & places visited
    • Ranua Wildlife Park entry ticket

  • Who you’ll be with
    • Live tour guide: English

  • Transport
    • Transport by car, van

    • Pickup & drop-off by van

  • Food & drink
    • BBQ

    • Hot drinks, water

    • Not included: alcoholic drinks

Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Departure time may vary depending on the seasons and availability, please double-check with the activity provider
  • A minimum of 2 people is required for this tour to take place on weekdays and Saturdays. A minimum of 4 people is required for this tour to take place on Sundays and public holidays. The tour may be canceled or rescheduled if the minimum group size is not met
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by adults paying full price
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 11 reviews

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This tour was the first for us. We absolutely loved it we had the most interesting and educational tour ever, our tour guide Joey was amazing. We recommend this tour to everyone who would love to experience a interesting time, full of fun and laughter. My son loved Joey he will remember this tour. Thank you very much for giving us such an amazing time.

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October 28, 2019

Fantastic such a wonderful place to visit,the guide was remarkable would definitely recommend a visit

September 9, 2022

Excellent experience, the very friendly Lorenzo guide, and knowledgeable about his work. A great day in general terms.

January 1, 2020

Product ID: 173268