Driving a reindeer sledge in Finland is a sort of tribute to the traditions of people from the North, because deer were the only convenient and fast way for traveling in ancient times.
Alive “transport” of Santa Claus in Finland
Unforgettable experience and joy will remain with you and your children when using this wonderful and beautiful alive “transport” of Santa Claus in Finland. You will feel yourselves extremely comfortable among the vast snowy plains of the North, sitting on warm reindeer skins in a sledge, pulled by unpretentious handsome deer.
You’ll have a wonderful opportunity of safely driving in a sledge even for kids in the village Salla near the Arctic Circle, in Deer Park.
Reindeer-breeding farm “Sam” in Finnish Lapland
There are many deer farms and live farmings in the country. The famous reindeer farm “Sam” in Veneyarvi in Lapland is worthy of visiting without fail. There, in a friendly and hospitable atmosphere, you will hear many interesting stories about the history of deer farming in Finland. You will be taught, how to take care of deer, how to drive reindeer sledge. Besides, you’ll be given the memorable “License of driving deer sledge”. And only after that, you will be allowed to drive the reindeer sledge yourselves.
Reindeer safari at skiing resorts in Finland
Reindeer safari in Finland are available at many skiing resorts in Lapland: Rovaniemi, Vuokatti, Ruka, Levi, Yllas, etc.