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Jaakkola reindeer farm is 30-years old, family-runned tourism company in a neck of Luosto. Jaakkola arranges reindeer farm visits, reindeer safaris, ice-fishing tours, Northern light tours, trekking tours and theme dinners. At farm the visitors will...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Alakitisentie 899, Luosto 99555, Finland
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+358 40 0920918
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here last week as a family of 5 with my 2 year old daughter. Made to feel very welcome and all the staff were friendly. The reindeer talk after was extremely interesting. Would recommend anyone to go here.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a family business and you feel it, people are very kind and attentive, very talkative and interesting, we enjoyed staying there, meeting their reindeers that they treat really well and look happy. Even with the little snow we had they arrange something for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank cyrealkiller
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

this is a family run business and you can feel it. very friendly folks that try everything possible to gave us the perfect experience. we did rendeer sleigh and ice fishing followed by a picnic on a frozen lake. lots of information on rendeer farming...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Typvonnebenan
Anugga, Omistaja at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thank you, Typvonnebenan taking your time to write a review about your visit. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour and we would be happy to meet you again. Have a nice spring!

Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had such a great time doing the Narraus tour, everything was well organised from the pick up from the hotel to the drop off. We met the reindeer and fed them before going on the sledge for a lovely reindeer ride to the river...More

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Date of experience: January 2018
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Anugga, Omistaja at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hei, thank you for participating in our ice-fishing tour and also taking your time to wrie a review about your experience. We are glad to hear that you liked your tour and we wish to meet you again one day. Kind regards, Anu and Jani

Reviewed 23 January 2018

a very entertaining activity and a very friendly staff, the snowy landscapes take you to a different mute than usual in our daily life, we live in Malaga and never see the snow.

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Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Julio A
Anugga, Owner at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Julio, thank you for taking your time to write a review about your visit to the farm. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and found our staff friendly. Looking forward to see you soon again. Kind regards, Anu

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

The sessions were great. 10 minutes on snow mobile, husky ride and reindeer sleigh. The shamen was not very chatty and did not look too happy to be surrounded by tourists. The sleds were free for all to use and hot chocolate was deliciousMore

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Vivnista
Anugga, Owner at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Vivnista, thank you for visiting us on Taster day arranged by Tui Thomson and taking your time to submit a review about the activity day. We are very glad to hear that you liked the venue and the hot chocolate we served in our...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We visited on the firat morning of our holiday for our taster trio. We spent the morning riding the reindeer sleigh, riding the huskies, riding a snow mobile and the kids rode the mini scdoos. There was also sledging, a cafe and a local telling...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Anugga, Owner at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Leane, thank you for visiting our farm and also taking your time to write a nice review. We are happy to hear that you and your kids loved the place. Hope to see you soon again. Kind regards, Anu

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We did a taster session here then came back the next day for the reindeer safari, although the feeding them was fantastic I didn’t think that much to the safari as it was along the same lines as the previous taster session You can’t fault...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Anugga, Owner at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Paul, thank you for your visit and your nice review. Perhaps you remember that in fact the Taster ride was arranged right in our yard but the optional safari you experienced next day, was nearly 3km longer and the route went through the snowy...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Amazing place with amazing people. We got warm meeting, heard interesting stories showing us how hard and how interesting is life in the north. Reindeers are cute and calm animals. Everything gere shows us how much owners love their's job and their's animals :)More

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Date of experience: November 2017
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AunukkiM, Omistaja at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hei Olena, thank you for your nice review. It is so nice to hear that you found the visit interesting. It is true that we really love our job and it is so heart warming to hear that we managed to show it also to...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

You don't just get to feed the reindeer here, but you'll learn more about herding them. Our Sami farmer was super nice. She explained the culture clearly to us and it's a relaxing lesson on reindeer herding. She prepared coffee, tea and a light snack...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank J W
AunukkiM, Omistaja at Jaakkola Reindeer Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Hei J W, thank you for your kind words. Nice to hear that you liked the visit. I hope your entire Lapland tour was a great experience and you will return back one day. Have a lovely winter.

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