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Ranua Zoo

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Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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“polar bear”(45 reviews)
“arctic animals”(31 reviews)
“arctic fox”(12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Rovaniementie 29, Ranua 97700, Finland
+358 40 5177436
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here with a 1.5 year boy and asked to borrow one of their rentable strollers (since we forgot our own back at the hotel). The receptionist, a young boy, totally ignored us and was telling people next in line to come forward. Couldn't have...More

Thank Johan V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bears, birds, beets, brilliant. Enclosures are massive and most animals were active. I saw lots of baby animals because I went in summer. The feedings were good also, got rid of a few annoying kids. €17 for adult

Thank lobbyboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

- large enclosures - easy layout - rare Arctic animals - polar bear feeding is a must (these were the main attraction) - a lot of animals were sleeping or not there - pleasantly not busy - some baby animals - lots of mozzies if...More

1  Thank Seeyounextfall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A sizable zoo with many classic Finnish animals, most of which were asleep or missing completly. Set up in a rather fun way so that you never miss an animal, the zoo is beautifully designed to fit amongst the natural landscape so it feels like...More

1  Thank Jayden B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice park! Well kept, spacious and well spaced kiosks and facilities:-) Feeding of the polar bears Was a highlight! Happens at 1230. Points of improvement: No info on feeding-hours

Thank Haakon P
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Quite broad range of animals, but many of them tend not to show themselves to the public. The polar bears are impressive and they are worth alone the whole visit.

Thank GlobetTrotterTerrone
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This park is located in the midle of nowhere and you Will experience Wild animals. It is East to walk along the path and experience the park. Some animals Will hide and be difficult to see but that is ok for me. There is a...More

Thank Eliina
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Most were still in hibernation mode.. saw a few lovely animals...the whole park would take approximately 2 -2.5 hours.. There are some good souvenir shops including hand crafted ones.. the fazer chocolate shop is not to be missed.. I took a bus from Rovaniemi bus...More

Thank renthomas
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Sleigh ride to the top of the park to visit the polar bear and her cub early in the morning to see them being fed. Fantastic experience, the guide was very interesting and knowledgeable

2  Thank stephgladys
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Lovely place to visit. The animals looked well cared for and the guides were very knowledgeable. Great ice bar as well!

Thank 108Sharon
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Hayley C
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Response from Samantha V | Reviewed this property |
We were able to book the night time skidoo's and feed the polar bear when we arrived at the village. Our husky sled was included in our price, would highly recommend all of the activities but definitely the huskies... More
Carmen P
6 November 2017|
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Response from gregory1608 | Reviewed this property |
Yes 3 hours can be good. More is perhaps too much. But if i can give you an advice, i’ve done the “meeting with arctic foxes” and thats unforgettable.
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