Saami Village Visit - 1 day tour from Murmansk

During the tour you will learn about the history and culture of the Saami people, feed the reindeer with yagel, listen to Saami music, participate in rituals. In December-April you can ride a sleigh in tundra.

Tour program:

Meeting your guide in hotel in Murmansk. In 40-50 minutes you arrive in a small settlement of the Saami on the river bank.

Acquaintance with the representative of the community and with the sacred stone Seid.
Photoshoot with reindeers and feeding them with yagel.
Visiting the winter home of the Saami - Veja and the summer home - Kuoksa.
Shamanic stories accompanied by musical instruments near the fire, surrounded by reindeer skins.
You will try tea from wild grasses and a pie with red whortleberry, listen to the story of the deers and their mores, see and touch the discarded horns. Look and try traditional Saami clothes.
Short walk to the tundra on a sleigh depending on the season.
Departure back to Murmansk.

During winter we recommend warm clothes: a jacket with a hood, warm mittens, high boots. Use lenses instead of glasses.

Bring cash for souvenirs.

Number of days: 1
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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