At the Ranua Zoo. Comment, beautiful!

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At the Ranua Zoo

At the Ranua Zoo near Rovaniemi. Comment, beautiful!


Not to be missed, as different and unique in its kind!

Here arctic animals of every breed are found, saved and healed, victims of road accidents.

They live in very large enclosures, so that they feel at home, impeccably cared for.

HERE YOU FIND all the activities in Rovaniemi

The Ranua Zoo is an hour’s drive from Rovaniemi. Even being snow-covered, all roads are accessible, and cars all equipped with studded tires. The zoo can also be reached by bus.

The Zoo is immersed in the forest, at its entrance tourists will be provided with a map of the trail. The visit takes around 2 hours.

You will also find a self-service restaurant and a souvenir kiosk.

polar bear

Some tips:

At the two Shell gas stations (north and south of Rovaniemi), you can eat well without spending much.

If you’re only staying a couple of nights, it’s not necessary to rent a car. But if you want to see more attractions, it’s essential to rent one, as many interesting places in Rovaniemi are a few kilometers away.
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Budget hotel
In the wild nature
Accommodation in the city

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