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Inga Sami Siida

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Kvalsauk, Sortland 8400, Norway
+47 76 12 51 23
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Closed without any warning

Arrived with kids after driving for 1.5 hours only to be told that the place is closed. The website... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Honest_hedgehog
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London, United Kingdom
Super & Informative

The leader was an excellent speaker, ensuring that all could hear & understand what she was saying... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Lynn L
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Hope, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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“reindeer farm” (3 reviews)
“culture” (5 reviews)
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Kvalsauk, Sortland 8400, Norway
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+47 76 12 51 23
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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
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

Thank Rita B
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

1  Thank traveller446
Reviewed 27 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
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

1  Thank RaviK212
Reviewed 8 October 2016

It was a unique experience with Laila at her reindeer farm. Her high energy level, hospitality and pride for the Sami culture are fascinating. She loves life and what she does! Thanks Laila see you in India some day!

2  Thank Preeti K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I am a local and I had heard about this place, but never visited until recently. It is excellent and you learn about the sami culture and it is a special experince to come close to the raindeer.

1  Thank annemargrethec
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to visiting the Reindeer Farm. We were looking forward to seeing the reindeer, but we had also heard that this tour was a way of learning about Sami culture. Unfortunately, on the day that we were due to visit the reindeer...More

1  Thank Julie E
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This was my second visit to a Sami family on this trip and I have to say this was much more informative and a better reflection of Sami life. It was all about letting us understand the culture which was very interesting.

Thank lyndacanning1959
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