SUMMER EXPERIENCES

Experience the life of an authentic reindeer farm! Come join us in the farm work, meet the newborns, feed our summer reindeer or spot the reindeer in the wilderness in our company! Join the midsummer ear marking festivals or latest the autumn round-ups! Hear our stories herding the reindeer, wild nature and wildlife. Taste local wild foods and delicacies in our hut or have a three course dinner in the summer night. Shop our handmade crafts, jewelry, art and high-quality reindeer products.

Book your adventures here or by calling or email!

Farm visit

Join us feeding the reindeer and enjoy the company of the newborn baby reindeer! Our charming mascots also hang about waiting to meet you. Reindeer farmers will tell stories about the reindeer and reindeer year. In the mornings at 9 a.m. or on order as agreed.

 

Price 20 € / adult

10 € / child 2-12 years

Family price 50€ / 2 adults and 1-3 children

Duration 1 hour

During your visit, you are welcome to explore our handicrafts workshop and shop our unique products; reindeer antler jewelry, art, postcards and other handicrafts. High quality reindeer meat, antlers and reindeer hides also available on spot.

Reindeer yoga

Easy yoga in the nature surrounded by reindeer. Gentle, peaceful, body-stretching yoga poses combined to the benefits of nature right in the heart of the reindeer farm. We do poses mainly standing and use trees and rocks as support. Reindeer yoga suits for everybody and no previous experience is needed. Practice emphasizes yoga's focus on union between beings; helps establish a pack mentality. Before the yoga you get to know the reindeer by feeding them first.

Duration 2 hours

Price for feeding reindeer + yoga 50 € / person

Wilderness tour with reindeer

Take a walk in the wilderness with reindeer and their herder to connect with nature and learn about wildlife. We wander in the forest with one of our reindeer. Slow down and listen to the nature, look around you, find herbs, berries or mushroom to learn from and enjoy the wild nature with all senses. We may not know what we encounter in the wild. We will find that out as we go. We may find more reindeer or tracks of other wildlife, maybe even predators. We learn about reindeer as well as the basic outdoor skills while walking in the most beautiful setting in the Kuusamo wilderness and take breaks along the way.

Duration 2−3 hours
Price 69€ / person, minimum of 2 persons, including snacks

Work as a farmhand at the Reindeer Farm

There is no work as working as a farmhand! Spend an unforgettable holiday in the fresh air as a farmhand at our farm. You will be instructed to the various tasks when it comes to reindeer herding in summer. It is possible to stay from one day to a full week. We can plan your stay together to fulfil your desires.

Price from 100 € / a day (includes all the meals and a number of coffees during the day)

Equipment needed can be rented at the farm.

Earmarking calves on a summer night

Join us and spend a summer night with reindeer herders. The reindeers are gathered into a herd and then put in a corral. Come catch the calves and follow from close range how the marking is done during a nightless night. Evening snacks at the herders’ open fire are included in the price. Booking must be made within a day’s notice. Service available from Midsummer till mid-July. Weather conditions may influence availability.

Price 100€ / person

Duration 5-8h

Autumn round-up

Join us in the autumn round-up in the middle of the wild of Kuusamo. You are guaranteed to see a huge herd of reindeers and you will be able to watch from close range how the herders separate and mark their own calves talking their secretive language among themselves. An open fire will provide you a place to keep warm. A special way to catch a glimpse of this mystical world. Rubber boots recommended (available to rent from us). On offer from October to November. Booking requested. One day’s notice when the event takes place.

Price 50€ / person

Wild food kota dinner at the farm

Tasty evening 3-course farm dinner by the Kota in the warmth of open fire. The menu will be planned as wished or chosen from our 4 amazing menu options and special diets taken into notice. People of the farm will be there to entertain with stories about life of reindeer. Of course meeting and feeding the farm reindeer is included in the evening.

Excellent for families and small groups (6-16 persons)

The evening includes 3-course dinner, coffee, feeding reindeer by the corral and visit to the handicrafts workshop.

 

 Price 99€/person

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Welcome to share these moments with us! We can tailor almost all our adventure programs. Feel free to ask more!

 

More info and bookings by calling 

+358 (0)40 5515927/Juha Kujala or email

kujalanporotila@gmail.com

WINTER EXPERIENCES

Experience the life of an authentic reindeer farm! Come join us in the early morning feeding of hundreds of reindeer. Take a magical reindeer sleigh-ride around the farm or do it in the evening under the starry sky. Join us in aurora hunt in the farm evening or have a special wild food dinner in our hut. Hear our stories herding the reindeer, wild nature and wildlife. Enjoy the outdoors and learn about the ancient livelihood. Shop our handmade crafts, art and high-quality reindeer products in our farm shop.

Book your adventures here and now, or for more information, by calling or email!

Morning feeding of hundreds of reindeer

Get around our beautiful old farm and participate in the morning feeding of hundreds of reindeer. Feed and meet all the reindeer of the farm at our corral. Enjoy the everyday farm life with us and feed the reindeer with their lichen and take some beautiful pictures in the middle of the reindeer. Every morning at 9.00 a.m. but only on order! Please, book your visit.

​Price for adults 25 €/person 

Children 2-12 years 15€/person

Farm visit

Come join us for a tour around our authentic reindeer farm!  Visit the ancient corral with hundreds of reindeer in our company, feed the reindeer with lichen and take photos in the middle of the reindeer. Hear our stories herding reindeer and everyday farm life. Every day as requested but only on order! Please, book your visit.

​Price for adults 25 €/person 

Children 2-12 years 15€/person

Reindeer yoga

Easy yoga in the nature surrounded by reindeer. Gentle, peaceful, body-stretching yoga poses combined to the benefits of nature right in the heart of the reindeer farm. We do poses mainly standing and use trees and rocks as support. Reindeer yoga suits for everybody and no previous experience is needed. Practice emphasizes yoga's focus on union between beings; helps establish a pack mentality. Before the yoga you get to know the reindeer by feeding them first.

Duration 2 hours

Price for feeding reindeer + yoga 50 € / person

Reindeer sleigh-ride 1,5km

Reindeer sleigh-ride in the gorgeous winter wonderland of Kujala Reindeer Farm. The 1,5km long sleigh-ride take off down by the parking lot and follows the riverside to the old forest. Enjoy the fresh breath of air underneath our warm reindeer hides and visit our reindeer shop after the ride. As we welcome bigger groups to our farm, please make a reservation on the phone for a unique and unforgettable reindeer ride of your own.   

1,5km reindeer sleigh-ride 59 € / person

Reindeer sleigh-ride 300m

Take a short sleigh-ride in the magnificent farm scenery. The 300 meter reindeer sleigh-rides take place at the top of the ridge overlooking lake Nissinjärvi. As we welcome bigger groups to our farm, please make a reservation on the phone for a unique and unforgettable reindeer ride of your own.   

Adults 27 € / person

Children 2-12 years 19 € / person

Evening sleigh-ride in the dark

​Magical reindeer sleigh-ride in the darkness of our winter wonderland. 1,5km route goes through a dark forest led by a reindeer with you in the warmth of reindeer hides. The wintery nights have their own atmosphere and the ride can be enjoyed with all senses, hear how the sleigh slides on the frozen snow, the reindeer foot steps, winter noises surrounding us as well as the mysterious setting. With a hint of luck we can watch the glorious night sky with millions of stars or maybe the lovely moonlight. 

Price of the evening ride is 69€ (incl. VAT) /person

The program takes about 1h in total

Wild food kota dinner

Tasty evening 3-course farm dinner by the Kota in the warmth of open fire. The menu will be planned as wished or chosen from our 4 amazing menu options and special diets taken into notice. People of the farm will be there to entertain with stories about life of reindeer. Of course meeting and feeding the farm reindeer is included in the evening.

Excellent for families and small groups (6-16 persons)

The evening includes 3-course dinner, coffee, feeding reindeer by the corral and visit to the handicrafts workshop

 

 Price 99€/person

Searching the northern lights in Kujala Reindeer Farm

What a winter night spotting the northern lights with hundreds of reindeer in our company. We walk with lanterns through the reindeer farm in the hopes of spotting the auroras in the starry sky. We visit the corral, where you can hear the reindeer bells in the dark and feed the big herd of hundreds of reindeer. We walk up to a scenic hut with magnificent views, make fire, relax and enjoy hot drinks to keep warm. We share stories about life with the reindeer as well as information about the auroras. We end the night visiting the farm’s own handicraft workshop.

From October to March on order

Duration of the tour 2-3 hours, starting 7 p.m. 

Price 49€ (incl. vat) /person minimum of 4 persons

Work as a farmhand at the Reindeer Farm

There is no work quite like working as a farmhand! Spend an unforgettable holiday in the fresh air as a farmhand at our farm. You will be instructed to the various tasks when it comes to reindeer herding in winter. It is possible to stay from one day to a full week. We can plan your stay together to fulfill your desires.

Price from 100 € / a day (includes all the meals and a number of coffees during the day)

Equipment needed can be rented at the farm.

Reindeer taxi

Book the man of the farm himself to your home or holiday destination at Ruka-Kuusamo region. We offer you a reindeer ride, e.g. from your work to your home, feeding a reindeer and stories spiced up with the local sense of humour. This service can be tailored.

Price 100 € / hour + 15 € / person

Santa Claus with his reindeer

The farm’s Santa comes with his reindeer to the delight of your children, and why not the grown-ups too!

The price will be based on the type of order. Available on Christmas time.

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