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The Predator Center in Kuusamo

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Cute babies

We did this day trip with the family. We knew there were baby bears so the expectations were... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Heli P
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Educational and interesting

Visited late May when the bears were coming out of hibernation. Looks to be run on a budget but... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
RP-HebdenBridge
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Keronrannantie 31, Kuusamo 93700, Finland
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We came here on the way back home. There was quite a lot visitor's which surprised me totally. For the people who have never seen these animals this is good place. But to be honest, I think the animals are not very happy in the...More

Thank Jouni V
Reviewed September 14, 2018

I had to give this place 1 star, only because 0 stars is not possible. Firstly the guide spoke no English, we were led around what is basically a private zoo reading the badly translated information and wondering what we had missed. The wolf (dog)...More

Thank NeilI99
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We did this day trip with the family. We knew there were baby bears so the expectations were high. A small place that takes care of animals that need help. There are reindeer, dog wolfs, fox, bear, wolfs, lynx with cubs.. So adorable. I'm not...More

Thank Heli P
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited late May when the bears were coming out of hibernation. Looks to be run on a budget but provides home and sanctuary for these mighty predators who would otherwise have died. An excellent chance to get up and close to these wonderful creatures. The...More

1  Thank RP-HebdenBridge
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Small enclosures, rescued animals. Visitors can go around only in groups, not on their own. The guide feeds the animals apples and berries, so you can only see them at to the fence beg for food. Humiliating experience for the animals & terrible to watch....More

3  Thank gsurya
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Private predator center. Famous from youtube Juuso bear is the star of the center. Also artist. Recommend to visit this bear center.

1  Thank Vike K
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Small park with 5 different predators; although they said that there is translation in English, the translation was very very summary and you didn't learn anything but the names and ages of the animals :-(

Thank Marc S
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

I was expecting a bigger centre We have been unlucky as both the foxes and lynxes where not visible during our visit Adorable bears and wolves

1  Thank Tiziana D
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Predator center is nice place for visit. If you want to show your kids great beasts like bear there's no other place. Here you can see a fully grown bear from close range and survive it. :) There isn't plenty of animals but they are...More

1  Thank PasiArmas
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

The animals are not living in acceptable conditions and it is quite a depressing place. The cages are way too small and the animals are simply waiting by the fences to be fed.

2  Thank Andrew W
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