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Ruka is a small, contained mountain village where you are only 460 meters above sea level. The aim... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Hero_10
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London
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Ruka Finland 2018

Ruka Finland, where do I begin......... My self, fiancé and 6 of our friends decided we wanted to... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
fitz0987
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Ruka is a small, contained mountain village where you are only 460 meters above sea level. The aim of our boys trip was a snowboard break away from the usual annual trip to the French Alps. The boarding is limited with only a few runs-...More

1  Thank Hero_10
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Ruka Finland, where do I begin......... My self, fiancé and 6 of our friends decided we wanted to go on a ski trip and Ruka was selected as the destination. We picked Finland for the guaranteed snow but what we discovered when we arrive was...More

4  Thank fitz0987
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a resort with skiing for all abilities on your doorstep, this is it! Many pluses including very short distance to easy ski runs; excellent ski school for all levels; free WiFi throughout the resort. The only downside is eating out...More

3  Thank Eleanor D
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Ruka with a camping group and got every motions we expected. Really nice views, very interesting paths and nice people.

Thank Marian K
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We booked Ruka again after being so happy on previous holidays and it did not disappoint. We came later in the season this time and there was a lot more light during the day as well as being warmer. The slopes were in excellent condition...More

Thank Oscar860
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to go to somewhere snowy for my friends 50th birthday as she had always wanted to go. Having always travelled for holidays to sunny destinations we were all quite anxious about how cold it would be, would we like it, would it be...More

2  Thank StokeCityFlyers
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

The snow is like glitter the people are friendly and there is so much to do. Took the kids away for a week and it was so incredible we are panning to again in Jan 2017 a real dream come true and couldnt ask for...More

1  Thank janetfrost66
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Our favourite place on the planet. Our 10th visit. Always guaranteed snow, quiet slopes, great food and stunning scenery. Lots to do for families from skiing, sledging, boarding, husky rides, reindeer rides and of course a visit to the big man himself (Santa). Ice fishing,...More

1  Thank N111kkx
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Reviewed 6 April 2015

We really enjoyed an incredible few days in Ruka ski area. Great slopes for all grades of skiing. Very child friendly with Rudolph child ski school. Great instructors. Very easy to rent equipment. All in all an incredible experience. We would gladly go back.

Thank Colin M
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

Wonderful scenery & the best snow I have ever come across. Great fun for a beginner snowboarder and plenty to do off piste. As mountain only 500m it's not as scary as being up 2500m. Good confidence builder. Went with crystal ski. Lilliana was our...More

2  Thank Burton76
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Unfortunately I cannot help you 😞 But you can ask my guide kersti@loodusretked.ee
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