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27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Birmingham 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £661
27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Birmingham 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £365
27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Gatwick 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £650
27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Gatwick 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £365
27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Manchester 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £364
27 JanSun 27 Jan Ruka Tonttu Manchester 4  77 Nights SCSelf Catering £661

Nestled in the Finnish hills on the borders of Lapland, just south of the Arctic Circle, a visit to ruka is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Thanks to its extreme position just below the Arctic Circle, the temperature this far North rarely climbs above 0°C all winter, preserving snow excellently through the season. The season is long, it has guaranteed snow from October to May offering some excellent skiing on well-groomed and uncrowded pistes.

Beginners

Ruka has one of the largest beginner areas in the country as well as a huge selection of activities making it the perfect skiing destination for families. There are plenty of wide easy pistes with beginner-friendly lifts ideal for first timers.

Intermediates

There are plenty of tree lined runs to ski here, Vuoselli has numerous long, cruising blues and reds all accessible from a high-speed covered chairlift.

Advanced

Experts will want to head to the Kelo and Pessari areas, where there are challenging reds and blacks as well as loads of off-piste through the trees.

Dining and Nightlife

Ruka’s well known in Finland for its vibrant and friendly après ski, with a number of bars, pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes including pizzerias, fast food restaurants, high class a la carte, european cuisine, sushi and local products. Weekends are very busy, meaning there is a lot of dancing to be had!

Other Activities

There are many other activities to enjoy such as:

  • Husky dog sledding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Reindeer sleigh ride
  • Ice fishing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ice cart racing and many more!

Statistics

Nearest Airport Kuusamo
Resort Altitude 291m
Highest Lift 492m
Piste 24km
Runs 34
Beginner Runs 16
Intermediate Runs 14
Advanced Runs 4
Snowparks 1

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