Ráidu – Encounter with reindeer

The best way to see Lapland is behind a reindeer

–  Kate Johnson in The Times 2012,

Encounter with reindeer

Come and experience traditional Sámi lifestyle and the art of reindeer sledding from our talented guides. Help train, feed and even race reindeer while learning about the importance these beautiful animals have to the Sámi way of life!
The snowmobile part of the Ráidu tour is cancelled until further notice as the tracks are not ready yet to bear a heavy machine, and with respect to the sensitive surface.  We hope that you still will enjoy your visit! 

Highlights

  • Tour through reindeer grazing land in snowmobile sled
  • Intense and close meeting with reindeer
  • Learning more about Sámi culture and reindeer husbandry
  • Driving your own reindeer sled on a short track
  • Eating a traditional Sámi meal by the fire
  • Joining a tour certified with Nature’s Best Sweden
  • A perfect tour for the whole family

Included

  • Winter outer wear (thermal overall, warm boots, hat and mittens), helmet
  • Hot meal and beverage
  • Transfers to and from Kiruna hotels/Tourist Center, Reindeer Lodge or Icehotel

Price

 

PRICE 1: SEK 1980 per person. SEK 990 per child (3-12 years); < 3 years for free.
Daily,
5 Nov – 9 Dec 2018,
7 Jan – 3 Feb 2019
1 March – 7 April 2019.
PRICE 2: SEK 2280 per person. SEK 1140 per child (3-12 years); < 3 years for free.
Daily, 10 Dec 2018 – 7 Jan 2019 [also morning tour] & 4 – 28 Feb 2019.

Times and Transfer

 

MORNING TOUR 10 December 2018 – 6 January 2019
Start: 09.00
End: Approx. 12.00
Pick up transfer:
08.10 Kiruna hotels/Tourist Center
08.30 Icehotel Meeting Point if you want to be equipped with warm clothes
08.45 Reindeer Lodge.
09:00 Icehotel Meeting point if you are already equipped with warm clothes
Drop of transfer
13.00 Back in Kiruna:

Times and Transfer

 
AFTERNOON TOUR 5 November 2018 – 7 April 2019
Start: 14.00
End: Approx. 17.00
Pick up transfer:
13.10 Kiruna hotels/Tourist Center
13.30 Icehotel Meeting Point if you want to be equipped with warm clothes
13.45 Reindeer Lodge
14:00 Icehotel Meeting pint if you are already equipped with warm clothes
Drop of transfer
18.00 back in Kiruna hotel/tourist center

Want to know how to dress? Check out our clothing list
Want to know how to get here? Check out our travel directions

For detailed information about times, prices and others, send an email to info@nutti.se