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 also offer 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; transportation by two 8 person minibuses is also possible.
Nuuksio reindeer park is located 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
We rent small hiker's huts (10m2) for one night accommodation. In all five huts, there are two bunkbeds, blankets and pillows, a table and a chair. The huts are located in Safarihouse’s yard. 700 meters from the Finnish Nature Centre Haltia, 30 km from Helsinki. In area, there is an outside toilet and possibility to swim in forest pond.
Price: 70 € / 1-4 persons hut
Take your own bed sheets or sleeping bag. Rent of bed sheets: á 15 €.
Address: Safarihouse, Nuuksiontie 77, Espoo
You can also rent a bicycle from the reindeer park, whenever the park is open: 20 € / 3 h, 30 € / 6 h, including a helmet and a lock. Model of bicycle: 26’’, 6-gear Raleigh hybrid bike + a few terrain bikes.
The local train + bus connection from Helsinki to Nuuksio:
Local trains S, U, L, E Helsinki - Espoon Keskus + bus no 245(K) to Nuuksio. The nearest exit stop is at Nuuksiontie 77, two stops from Haltia ahead. Timetables: https://aikataulut.reittiopas.fi/linjat/en/b245.html
Reindeer park opening hours for public
Finnish Nature Days from 12 pm - 4 pm
In summer, open daily.
Entrance fee: Children (4-11 yrs) 10 €, Adults 20 €, Family ticket (2+2) 50 €.
Including: Lichen for the reindeer, coffee and stickbun grilling over an open fire in the Lappish kota. Souvenirs can be purchased on site.
Payment in cash or by credit card.