Sea & Mountain Adventures Ltd. is a family-owned company which has hosted top-quality events in Helsinki metropolitan area, in Nuuksio National Park since 1994. Our idyllic log cabins Bear’s Nest and Safarihouse, Lappish tepee ”White Reindeer” with live reindeer and ”InipiSpa” sauna/bath by the forest pond provide a relaxing setting for various events. We offer services also in beautiful peninsula of Porkkala (45 min. from Helsinki) where our log house Villa Eagle Rock is located. Our professional guides ensure you safe and memorable activity programmes throughout the year. Tasty meals from packed lunch to three-course dinners are prepared with pure ingredients in our own restaurant kitchen on the spot. We are a partner with Visit Espoo, Metsähallitus and Finnish nature centre Haltia.
NUUKSIO REINDEER PARK
Experience a touch of the Lappish exotic with reindeer in Nuuksio reindeer park which is the southernmost place in Finland where you can see and feed reindeer. You can also enjoy brewed coffee with Lappish cheesebread, grilling sausages or stickbun on an open fire or delicious glowfried salmon or game dishes in an atmospheric wilderness style of tepee restaurant "White Reindeer”. The tepee has a capacity of about 40 persons + outdoor terrace from where you can admire the reindeer at close range. "White Reindeer” kotarestaurant is fully licenced and it is open for groups on reservation basis.
We offer also nature program services to an additional request such as: Guided nature trail from the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia or from Haukkalampi to reindeer park, either on foot, Nordic walking style with poles, skis, snowshoes or kick sleds; transport by two 8 person minibus is also possible.
Nuuksio reindeer park is in the national park, about 30 km from Helsinki and 1,1 km from the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia.
White Reindeer kotarestaurant & Nuuksio reindeer park is open for groups by reservation. Please ask for an offer.
HUT AND BIKE RENTALS
Six small hiker's huts (10m2 each) are for rent next to the Reindeer Park from June 28 to August 7, 2016, during Tue-Sun. You can stay for one or more nights. The huts are suitable for 2-4 persons. They include bunkbeds, blankets and pillows, a table and a chair. Outside toilet. Read more: Hiker's hut rentals (pdf)
You can also rent a bicycle. Bicycles are available from June 28 to August 7, 2016, during Tue-Sun. Read more: Bike rentals (pdf)
The local train + bus connection from Helsinki to Nuuksio:
Local trains S, U, L, E Helsinki - Espoon Keskus + bus no 245(A) to Nuuksio. The nearest exit stop is at Nuuksiontie 77, two stops from Haltia ahead. Timetables: http://aikataulut.reittiopas.fi/linjat/en/e245.html
Reindeer park opening hours for public during winter 2016-2017:
Open from 12 pm-3 pm:
Meet also Santa Claus on 10-11 Dec and 17-18 Dec
Entrance fee: Children (4-11 yrs) 10 €, Adults 25 €, Family ticket (2+2) 60 €.
Including: warm glögg and gingerbreads over an open fire in the Lappish White Reindeer hut (tepee) + lichen for the reindeer. Souvenirs can be purchased on site.
Payment in cash or by credit card.