Boreal Wildlife Centre, Kuhmo

#1 of 6 in Things to do in Kuhmo
Boreal Wildlife Centre is located in Kuhmo. Boreal Wildlife Centre is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Kuhmo Edition.
Create an itinerary including Boreal Wildlife Centre
Boreal Wildlife Centre Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
22 reviews
  • I feel I can recommend an experience at Boreal Wildlife Centre. We stayed three nights, including two in stakeout to see the wildlife in the area. Great overall organization of experience: transfer from/to Airport (Kajaani or Kuusamo, despite distinguished both more than 170 km from the city centre), excellent organization of the days. We were also very happy we had the room in the lodge during the whole period because after a night in the stakeout is convenient to rest. Staff very helpful and polite even accommodate us for our dietary needs. As for stakeouts were very happy with the experience. In fact we were warned that see the Wolverines and the wolves would have been very difficult. We saw 3-4 bears both nights of stalking, one of which he also created the bath in the pond in front of our eyes. The first night we stayed in a caravan in the forest. This the only weakness: this room we found it really very "wild". The second night, at the shed on the pond, went very well. To forget the comforts of a hotel room, however, the experience was very interesting and definitely we will repeat.
    View original
  • Had 3 fabulous days at the Boreal Wildlife Ctr watching bears. It was amazing to see them coming from the very close Russian border to where our hides were, they were very close to us so that we could...  more »
  • The week in the BWC with Jani, Kari and the always friendly Cook was an excellent entry on our 3-week holiday in Finland. No boredom came up without a TV. Hiking trails in the surrounding area are proposed by Jani or Kari. A car is of course helpful here. We therefore strongly recommend an individual arrival (E.g. about SISU active travel).
    View original
  • The accomodation was good. The food was ok although if you are vegetarian you must keep reminding them. The observatory hut is a big one which is comfortable enough with chairs and staple beds.
  • So much fun!! Beutiful animals, good hides. And awsm food
  • Great place, great guiding, and totally nice people. Bears are comming close to the hides, and wolfs are in the background ;-) Go there and be excited ;-)
  • In the summer of-17 a couple of nights in the various stalls. In the swamp in the, as well as in the Woods in a caravan. Both times was more of a bear. Like a lot of hide we saw a couple of ahmaakin. Next spring again, maybe the snow at the time, if you get to describe the hukkaakin. The staff at the lupsakkaa gang.
    View original
  • On two occasions we use a hide shared large, very comfortable, with a small gas heating and comfortable bunk beds, but we will not spend a night. Thanks to the bait that spread in front of the hide bears watching is ensured, even a glutton, the last day we had three bears at the same time. Great proximity to animals.
    View original

Plan your trip to Kuhmo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Kuhmo

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor