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Inga Sami Siida

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Kvalsauk, Sortland 8400, Norway
+47 76 12 51 23
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Amazing meeting

Amazing meeting with the Sami peopleindeers' feeding. and culture. Exciting reindeers feeding... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Natalya D
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Haifa, Israel
Sami culture learning

Laila showed us around and gave us a gist of Sami culture and background. Offered a welcome song in... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Lorenzo G
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Kvalsauk, Sortland 8400, Norway
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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

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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!

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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!

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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

Thank Michaela L
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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

Thank Lynn L
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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!

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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

Thank Rita B
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We sat around the fire and learned about the Sami history and way of life. Lots of interesting information, given in a relaxed atmosphere. We then got to meet and feed some of the reindeer, one with huge antlers, then felt a little strange to...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2017

It was so nice to be so close to these lovely animals and have the chance to hand feed them while walking in the Snow. Laila gave us a lovely talk about Sami culture and her experiences of Reindeer farming together with some funny stories...More

1  Thank Martin T
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We had a wonderful time at the Reindeer Farm and got to hangout and feed the reindeers. They were very friendly and amusing (because we didn't really know what to expect). We learned a lot about the Sami Culture and this is a must do...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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