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Ruka Safaris Ltd - Day Tours

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Address: Rukarinteentie 1, Kuusamo 93825, Finland
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+358 8 8521610
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Polar nights and blue moments of the midwinter, late winters sun and...

Polar nights and blue moments of the midwinter, late winters sun and shining snow, ice and the northern lights; this is the frame where the unforgettable arctic adventure is just one contact away. Journey goes through the snowy forests and icy lakes together with fast snowmobiles, friendly husky dogs or calm reindeer. When it’s time to quiet down, we’ll admire the sceneries and enjoy the quietness at snowshoe- and ice fishing trip.Nightless night and autumn colors Summer light, keennes and colors of spring and autumn reminds of the circulation of life. Diversity of the nature of Kuusamo and rapidly changing seasons leads us into the summer adventures. Blazing white water rafting, mind calming hikings and fishing trips give everybody that something which makes Kuusamo and Ruka Safaris so special.Ruka Safaris have weekly program for Summer and for Winter and we offer programs for groups too. We will take you to unforgettable adventures!

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A dream come true

We left the plane and the staff was waiting for us, truly welcoming. The snowmobile during 40km close to the Russian border afterward was all fun and full of wonderful views. The... read more

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Alex F
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We left the plane and the staff was waiting for us, truly welcoming. The snowmobile during 40km close to the Russian border afterward was all fun and full of wonderful views. The day after, the husky trip was exhausting and in the same time so much enjoyment ! The dogs are excited and friendly. You'll want to keep one for... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our trip was so well organised. Our accomodation at Rukan Hurree felt like home. We are so satisfied with the service and catering. The snowmobile trip to the Russian border was such a fun, so was our two-days husky ride. These holidays overexceed all our expectations. Many thanks to all the stuff involved in making our trip so memorable.

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Thank dunainekissaniko
Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing week in Ruka, Finland but we came away with a sour taste in our mouth after two nightmare bookings with Ruka Safaris. A Northern lights evening sleigh ride where the rickety old Snowmobile pulling the sleigh broke down at around 8pm in the middle of the woods. We were left on our own for 40 minutes in pitch black,... More 

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Sittard, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

Great views, friendly personell, cool to steer, cold. Should be definitely on your bucket list! :) Enjoy

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Thank hamer010
Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We rented snowbikes here and they were friendly, informative and even provided additional gear we didnt have like gloves and overcoat. Nice prices and would do it again, no question

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

We (alltogether 6 people) did take a river rafting tour to the big rapids via Ruka Safaris. Why we did choose them was firstly because of the length of the tour - when others did offer 2-3 hours tour, they had a 6 hours tour ending to the Russian boarder. And that was so nice! Yes, the rapids were done... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

Amazing snow walk through the national park with Torro and Miranda lol we saw the frozen waterfall and a dipper. The whole experience was not to be missed and we would do it again x thank you Damian and penny x x

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Brisbane
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Reviewed 26 December 2014

We were a party of 3 adults and a 10 year old and we hired 2 snow mobiles from Ruka Safari's . The service was fantastic. It is a family business and all were extremely helpful, friendly and informative. All cold weather and safety clothing provided with clear instructions on how to use the snow mobile and the track to... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 December 2014

We had an awesome time on the 20km snowmobile trip. It ended up just being myself and my boyfriend, which was great! The guides were really informative, and the stop at their igloo was really great, and they shared a lot of information about the history of Lapland with us. I booked on line, and received quick confirmation of my... More 

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Magenta, Australia
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Reviewed 26 March 2014

Loved the dog safari and so do the dogs the scenery is breathtaking and a wonderful experience. The guy who ran the safai was so nice and friendly. Great day. i thought the people running the Ruka Safaris organisation were good over the email. I would think twice about taking a snowmobile out at night if you haven't done it... More 

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