Christmas at Ruka and Kuusamo
Enjoy a traditional Finnish Christmas in Ruka and Kuusamo
The Christmas in Ruka-Kuusamo is all about being active with friends and family, the snowy fell landscape and the delicacies of the local restaurants. With the local tour companies you can hop on a husky or reindeer ride, try ice fishing, fetch a Christmas tree or bake gingerbread cookies with Santa. No Christmas is complete with a delicious meal cooked by local restaurants using reindeer, game, fish, berries and mushrooms from the nearby forests.
The ‘Christmas Bird’ -musical lights up the Ruka outdoor Stadium on the December 22nd. On Christmas Eve, Santa and his reindeer with be making a visit to the Ruka Village. Before the evening festivities, the traditional Christmas prayer will be held under the front slopes.
The slopes are open:
Sat 21.12. from 9.30 am to 7 pm
Sun 22.12. from 9.30 am to 7 pm
Mon 23.12. from 9.30 am to 7 pm
Tue 24.12. from 9.30 am to 2 pm
Wed 25.12. from 11.15 am to 7 pm
We reserve the right for changes.
Since Christmas is such a short period of time, we've made it a bit longer - this way You can enjoy the magic of Christmas from the end of November until January.
Book your Christmassy activities now:
Weekly program and fun in the slopes!
Ruka offers fun & games in the slopes for every day of the week. Some are already classics but there are some completely new activities as well. Fun & Games in the slopes >
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