Christmas at Ruka-Kuusamo 2024

Enjoy memorable winter experiences and a traditional Finnish Christmas at Ruka-Kuusamo, in Winter Wonderland in the middle of pure white piles of snow!

Here you will find a genuine Christmas spirit and relax in the middle of a pure white snowy landscape.
20.12.2024 - 27.12.2024
Ruka slopes, Ruka village and the stunning nature of Kuusamo
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Enjoying the snow at Christmas

Christmas time at 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 adventure companies you can hop on a husky or reindeer ride, try ice fishing, fetch a Christmas tree or bake gingerbread cookies with Santa.

Christmas is complete with a delicious meal cooked by local restaurants using local game, reindeer, fish, berries and mushrooms from the nearby forests.  

Christmas program includes Christmas dinners at restaurants. You can also pick up or order food directly at your accommodation. 

Ruka Ski Resort lifts and slopes are open during Christmas as follows: 
On Christmas Eve 24.12. until 14.00. 
On Christmas Day 25.12. from 11.15 onwards. 
Also SkiBus operates on a special Christmas schedule.

We reserve the right for changes.

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Please note: this page contains events and activities that have traditionally happened every year, details will be updated in autumn 2024.