Ruka Info - Tourist Information

Ruka Info is located at Shopping Center Kumpare in Ruka village. You will find brochures and maps of the Ruka-Kuusamo area. We also provide information on current events, places to visit, attractions, places to eat and routes in the area.

You can also book adventures via Ruka Info. These are the same safaris as in section Experiences, but you can also pay by debit card and cash in Ruka Info (whereas online bookings are only available with credit cards).

Ruka village area has a wireless network for mobile device users. 

Activity sales

Activities that can be booked on Ruka's website can also be purchased from our information point.

Lumikenkäilyä Kuntivaarassa, Ruka-Kuusamo
Fishing permit sales

We sell fishing permits for river areas. Upstream of the Kitkajoki river, joint permits for the Oulanka and Kitkajoki, Kuusinkijoki, Naatikkajoki and Rukajärvi can be purchased from us on site.

Kalastaja heittaa perhoa koskessa Ruka-Kuusamossa

Kuusamo Central Pharmacy service point

Ruka Info has a Kuusamo Central Pharmacy service point where you can buy the most common self-care medicines and bandages.

You can also order prescription medicines through Remomedi video pharmacy app on weekdays during 10-17 and pick up the medications at Ruka Info. When you pick up the order, a 15 € delivery fee will be charged, and you can pay with cash or a bank card. 

Ruka Gym

The entrance to Ruka Gym can be purchased from Ruka Info. Ruka Info charges 7,5 % service fee from each purchase that will be added on top of the gym fee. The service fee will be charged from 4.12.2021.

Shower facilities in Shopping Centre Kumpare

Women's and men's shower facilities are located in Kumpare next to Ruka Gym. The use of the changing room and shower facilities is included in the gym fee. Fee for shower facilities only: 10 €/adult, 5 €/child, 6 €/towel. There is no sauna in the shower rooms. The shower facilities are open according to the opening hours of Ruka Info.

Luggage storage for travelers, e.g. when going hiking or waiting for a late flight

There is a small luggage room in connection with the tourist information point Ruka Info, located in Kauppakeskus Kumpare in Ruka village. The price of the luggage storage is 7 €/day and 10 €/7 days per large bag or a few small bags of the same party. The space cannot accommodate skis or boards. Luggage storage is open according to the opening hours of Ruka Info (note possible exceptions in opening hours). 

Lost and found

If you find valuable or necessary items such as mobile phones, wallets, keys or eyeglasses in Ruka area, you can bring them to Ruka Info. Likewise, if you have lost something valuable or necessary in your everyday life, you can inform Ruka Info about it (in case someone finds it). 

Mailbox, Parcel Locker and ATM

ATM and mailbox are located right next to the entrance to Ruka Info (outside). There is no post office at Ruka area, but packages can be sent by the Parcel Locker on the 1st floor of Shopping Centre Kumpare, near K-Market Rukankylä.

Other facilities

There is a small customer lounge area available in the lobby of Ruka Info. You can also find complimentary restroom facilities for customers, including an accessible restroom. Another free restroom is located in the 1st floor lobby of Shopping Centre Kumpare (K-Market Rukankylä).

+358 40 689 6802
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Rukatunturintie 9, 93830 Rukatunturi