3 hours
Length
Dec – March
Season
Easy
Difficulty
minimum 2 pers
Group Size

Follow the Sami reindeer herders and take part of their daily work by feeding their reindeer herd on the reindeer’s natural winter pasture land and get an insight of a life of a reindeer herder and about Sámi culture.

Follow the Sami reindeer herder with snow mobile into the forest and take part of their daily work by feeding their reindeer herd on the reindeer’s natural winter pasture land in the forests around Jokkmokk.
Around the flaming fire, you will be served hot boiled coffee with something good to eat while you will get an insight of a life of a reindeer herder and about Sámi culture.

This is not a made up touristic activity but real life. Here you will follow and participate in a reindeer herder’s everyday life.


LOCATION

Jokkmokk, Swedish Lapland


INCLUDED

Meeting with reindeer’s on their natural pastures with Sami reindeer herders
A lighter meal and coffee around open fire
A seat in a snow mobile pulka
Pick up and drop of in the centre of Jokkmokk
The trip lasts approx. 3 hours


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For who?

You must be able to walk in snow and to get in and out of a snow mobile pulka where you must sit with bent legs.

If you are unsure if you are able to take part don’t hesitate to send us an email and tell us about yourself and your worries.

Babies and small children on outdoor activities for many hours in winter are not recommended, there for we have an age limit of 6 years old.


Location:

The reindeer herders will pick you up by car in Jokkmokk center 10 min before the tour starts and take you out in the wintry forests outside Jokkmokk. After the tour you also get a transfer back to Jokkmokk.
When booking don’t forget to choose a pickup place in the list.
Make sure to be in time because we may not be able to wait for you if you are late.

NOTE! During Jokkmokk Winter Market 4-10 Feb there is only one pickup place which is at OK/Q8 gas station in Jokkmokk.
OK/Q8 is located here: https://goo.gl/maps/tPsSdzbqUrK2
The transfer leaves from OK/Q8 gas station 10 min before the tour starts, so be in time we may not be able to wait for you if you are late.

» How to get here

Before you book, make sure you read all information about this tour so that you know what is required of you.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Note! We will manually review the first bookings to make sure that the minimum number of 2 participants is reached to conduct the tour. We will confirm availability within the shortest possible time after we receive your order.
Until your booking is confirmed no payment or charges will be applied, and credit card details are held for security purposes only.

Vaja is the Sami name of a female reindeer. Sarv is the word for a bull. Picture from the tour Real life Reindeer herding.
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Renskötare i Jokkmokk. Följ med samiska renskötare i deras dagliga arbete
Renhjord i Jokkmokk Lappland. Bild från turen: Följ med samiska renskötare i deras dagliga arbete
Öppen eld och god mat. Följ med samiska renskötare i deras dagliga arbete
Utfodra renar Jokkmokk Lappland. Bild tagen på turen: Följ med samiska renskötare i deras dagliga arbete

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