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Santa Claus abseiling from Observation Tower at the Särkänniemi Adventure Park



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Särkänniemi Adventure Park in Tampere, Finland opened its Christmas season on 28th of November with abseiling Santa Claus. 

Santa Claus was abseiling from the highest observation tower in the Nordic countries, the Näsinneula Observation Tower. This Observation Tower is one of Särkänniemi Adventure Park’s attractions. The top of the tower stands at the height of 168 meters. Santa Claus started abseiling from the observation deck, and landed to the roof of the Planetarium below. Journey was about 110 meters and took about 10 minutes. Santa Claus’s safety was secured by local event company Seikkailusepät Ltd.

About Särkänniemi Adventure Park

Särkänniemi Adventure Park is situated in the centre of a magnificent lakeland setting, right in the heart of the City of Tampere, Finland. Tampereen Särkänniemi Ltd. was established in 1966 and is owned by the city of Tampere.

The mission of Särkänniemi is to attract travellers to the Tampere area and to cost-efficiently produce a package of thrills to its customers. Särkänniemi is Finland’s largest and most varied leisure centre and in addition to its seven main attractions has lots of restaurants and cafés, including the unique award-winning à la carte restaurant Ravintola Näsinneula.
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