Ráidu – Encounter with reindeer
”The best way to see Lapland is behind a reindeer”
– Kate Johnson, The Times, 2012
Come and experience traditional Sámi lifestyle and the art of reindeer sledding with our dedicated guides in Jukkasjärvi. Enjoy the close and intensive encounter with our reindeer.
Help train, feed and race reindeer while learning about the importance these beautiful animals have to the Sámi way of life.
The tour is rounded up by savouring the Sámi signature dish suovas whilst sitting around the fireplace in a lávvu-tent.
Tour through the forest and along frozen river Torne in snowmobile sled to get to/from the reindeer corrals
Intense and close meeting with reindeer
Learning first-hand about Sámi culture and reindeer husbandry, climate change etc.
Driving your own reindeer sled on a short track
Eating a traditional Sámi meal by the fire
A perfect tour for the whole family
Joining a tour certified with Nature’s Best Sweden
Winter outer wear (thermal overall, warm boots, hat and mittens), helmet
Hot meal and beverage
Transfer from/to Kiruna hotels/Tourist Center and Icehotel
PRICE 1: Adult: SEK 2300. Child (3-12 yrs): SEK 1150.
PRICE 1 PERIOD: Daily,
8 – 30 Nov 2021
7 – 31 Jan 2021
1 March – 10 April 2022
PRICE 2: Adult: SEK 2500. Child (3-12 yrs): SEK 1250.
PRICE 2 PERIOD: Daily,
1 Dec 2021 – 6 Jan 2022 (not 24 Dec)
1 – 28 Feb 2022
Times and transfer
START: 13.30 Nutti Sámi Siida Yard, Marknadsvägen 84, SE – 981 91 Jukkasjärvi
END: 17.10 Nutti Sámi Siida Yard