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Inga Sami Siida

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Nice, relaxed and informative

We were positively surprised how well the owner Laila has led us through a short tour and visit of... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
mkauf8
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Birr, Switzerland
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Simple yet powerful

If you are looking to experience Sami culture in a simple and fast way this is the place to go... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
lance7282
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Kvalsauk, Sortland 8400, Norway
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Reviewed 2 January 2013

super place- very amusing hosts who shared their knowledge of the Sami culture. Met the Reindeer who were quite tame, I ate vegetarian but others tried the Reindeer and said it was very good well worth the viist

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We were positively surprised how well the owner Laila has led us through a short tour and visit of her reindeers (we were allowed to feed them). She speaks well and it was a pleasure to listen to her talking about these animals and Sami...More

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Laila I, Eier at Inga Sami Siida, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thanks for nice words! I try to do my best...important for me to tell the truth about us, the Sami people!

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to experience Sami culture in a simple and fast way this is the place to go especially with the quick and thorough explanations about the Sami culture. The reindeers which is the main attraction is best to be visited in the...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

After listening to a presentation about Sami life, we were finally taken to see the main attraction: the reindeer! The males left behind for the tourists (the others were in the hills) were happy to eat from our hands and let themselves be pet. Thrilling!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Amazing meeting with the Sami peopleindeers' feeding. and culture. Exciting reindeers feeding (from the hands!). Nice! Shaul

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Laila I, Eier at Inga Sami Siida, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thanks! Nice to have you here. Enjoy the rest of your days in the Arctic! Best regards from Laila

Reviewed 3 March 2018

Laila showed us around and gave us a gist of Sami culture and background. Offered a welcome song in her own language as well as a tasting of reindeer soup and hot drinks with goffres. We feeded the reindeers and were told differences between them...More

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Laila I, Eier at Inga Sami Siida, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

Thanks for your nice words!

Reviewed 14 February 2018

Visita con gruppo in questa fattoria Lappone dove si ha accesso ad una costruzione in legno a forma di legno con braciere di carbone al centro che la riscalda. La signora diorigini Sami ci illustra le tradizioni di questo popolo e ci mostra i prodotti...More

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Laila I, Eier at Inga Sami Siida, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2018

And thank YOU for the visit!

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Thank you to Lila for introducing us to her pet reindeer and exposing the history and beliefs of the Sami people. Lila and her husband are working reindeer farmers having taken over from their parents. Delicious reindeer for lunch and I have a treated skin...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Arrived with kids after driving for 1.5 hours only to be told that the place is closed. The website clearly states working hours and dates, there was no notice about this sudden closure. Tried calling both numbers provided for the last several days, they all...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The leader was an excellent speaker, ensuring that all could hear & understand what she was saying. She explained how the health & happiness of the Reindeer was most important & that's why she began this program to assist them. She taught about Sami traditions...More

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Laila I, Eier at Inga Sami Siida, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thanks for nice words, Lynn L! I love my life and work!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We turned up on a very rainy morning. There was a coach of tourists already there but we were allowed to wander up to the reindeer enclosure and look at the reindeer artifacts etc for no charge. There is a lot of building work going...More

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Response from Lorenzo G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we paid 350 Nok p.person. all adults. Included only hot beverage and cake. Food has to be booked in advance and at an extra cost. Our tour was late afternoon so food was not an option. Reindeer soup is what you will get... More
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Response from Rita B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know she let us walk about for free!
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