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Reindeer Migration

By the end of Christmas season, thousands of Santa's helpers set off for the two-month long trip across the frozen plains

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Reindeer Migration in Norway 2020 - Best Time
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Reindeer winter migration from Norway to Finland is the unique chance to observe nearly 3,500 Santa's helpers racing across the frozen Scandinavian plains accompanied by Sami herders during the whole way.

Moving with reindeer herd in Kautokeino, Norway 2020
Moving with reindeer herd in Kautokeino, Norway
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The animals resemble flocks of birds if you watch them from the height. Besides the landscapes are truly breathtaking, as the clouds turn pink in -15 to -20 °C.

Reindeer herd in Kautokeino, Norway 2020
Reindeer herd in Kautokeino, Norway
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The sunset breaks after a strenuous long trip are mesmerizing.

Reindeer spring migration from Kautokeino to Arnøya, Norway 2020
Reindeer spring migration from Kautokeino to Arnøya, Norway
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The migration starts after New Year and lasts for two months, virtually from January to February.

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