Kuusamo & Ruka attractions

Wildlife Reserve in Kuusamo & Ruka

Kuusamon Suurpetokeskus

There’s a great backstory to this bear sanctuary 35km south of Kuusamo on the Kajaani road. Rescued as orphans, the bears were nursed by their ‘father’ Sulo Karjalainen, who then refused to have them put down (they …
Gallery in Kuusamo & Ruka

Hannun Luontokuvakeskus

In the tourist office building, this rotating exhibition displays the work of famous Finnish nature photographer Hannu Hautala with great accompanying information (including in English). There are some stunning shot…