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Sunset Sauna Cycle

This tour shows you what this sauna-frenzy nation of Finns is all about! In a magic evening of setting sun we cycle around Eastern side of Helsinki center to such neighborhoods like the hipster home Kallio, Kruununhaka full of Finnish history, and functionally modern Merihaka / Hakaniemi. We learn about sauna and the culture behind it while cycling around the recreational areas and islands close to the center of Helsinki. We also stop at one of the famous public saunas for a real bathing!

A Summer to Remember at Metsis

The Metsäkartano Resort in Rautavaara, Eastern Finland is the perfect place to spend an active holiday in the nature with the whole family. Come and enjoy paddling, hiking, biking, geocaching, hyrlinki, frisbee golf, etc…

Archipelago Trail Cycling

A four day (five nights) circular cycling tour in the amazing Turku Archipelago. Enjoy the unique scenery, silence and fresh air. The daily cycling distances are moderate, max. 50 km and suitable for most cyclists. You can also ask for a electronic bike.

Archipelago Weekend Hideaway

Spend two nights on the island of Nagu, the port to the Archipelago trail, at a charming little B&B situated in the countryside village of Gyttja. Take bicycle rides on the small local roads, perhaps visit the seaside village of Kirjainen, or even the main village of Nagu, where you can find many restaurants, shopping huts and the hustle and bustle of the guest harbor in summer time. After a day of activities, you can relax at Västergård B&B's outdoor jacuzzi and garden sauna, and enjoy a delicious warm meal.

Bicycle Rental

The bicycle routes in Kotka have received a lot of praise and thanks – See them for yourself! The reception at Santalahti Holiday Resorts also provides route maps.

Bikes and Activities

Here in Käringsund we rent bikes for 3 hours, 1 day or 1 week. You will also find a lot of other great activities! We offer minigolf, pedal cars, beach volley, tennis, petanque and more. We also have a playground and you can buy food, snacks and beverages in our bistro. Spend a day or more at the Käringsund Resort, strolling around or just relaxing on our large terrace and pool. Nearby attractions include play center Leklandet, wildlife safaris, the Hunting and Fishing Museum and the SmartPark for families.

Chalet Ruka Peak – Active Autumn Holiday, 3 Days

Three days of colour therapy and activities at the cozy luxury hotel Chalet Ruka Peak. You get to try wild river rafting at the beautiful Kitka river and mountain biking in the Ruka area. After an active day, you can relax in our Sauna World and enjoy some pampering and Sauna Therapy. Our restaurant offers you local tastes from the wild nature, including a special game raclette dinner. Long, relaxing walks in the glowing forest give you energy! Chalet Ruka Peak wishes you a warm welcome to our glowing autumn forests! Minimum 2 persons or group.

Culture City Break in Seinäjoki

Explore the city of Alvar Aalto's architecture on wheels! The Aalto Centre complex, designed by famous architect Alvar Aalto, forms an architectonic unit - unique in all over the world. In addition our handicraft shops with local handicrafts are worth visiting. The package includes one night's accommodation in a double room with lunch or dinner in Seinäjoki, private guided walking tour (1,5h) in the Alvar Aalto Centre, entrance fee to the Civil Guard and Lotta Svärd Museum, presentation of the Kaarakka Handicrafts House with time for shopping and a rental bike for 24 h.

Cycle Tour Mariehamn Trail

The six day, seven nights individual cycle tour takes you through Turku and Aland Archipelagos on bike. You can start and end in Turku or Västergård, on the island of Nagu. The peace and tranquillity, particulary in the rugged outer islands, is an unique experience. Along the route there are many interesting tourist attractions. Most of the roads surfaces are paved and the profile of the route is fairly flat. You are welcome to add extra nights at all stops for local biking or additional activities. The tour can also be made by car.

Cycling Holiday in Southwest Finland – Self-Guided 9 Days / 8 Nights

9-day self-guided cycling holiday in Southwest Finland will bring you from Salo to Kimitoön, passing Teijo National Park and lovely countryside all the way south out to the Archipelago National Park. You cycle along small countryside roads, forest paths and scenic cycle routes. Besides the beautiful and varying nature and scenery, there is much to see and experience along the route; small, lively villages with culturohistorical ironworks buildings, mills, red ochre houses, and the majestic Bengtskär lighthouse. Enjoy the calm atmosphere – and of course the Finnish sauna!

Cycling to the Åland Islands – Self-Guided 8 Days / 7 Nights

8-day self-guided cycling holiday in the Turku Archipelago and Åland Islands. This tour is an enjoyable mix of cycling and ferry crossings. You cycle along the historic Great Mail Route. Shaped by the ice age, this beautiful Finnish archipelago consists of thousands of islands and islets. The enchanting sea, the barren outer islands, and unbroken peace offer you an atmosphere where you can totally relax. You will also find old villages and idyllic harbors as well as fascinating towns and attractions. A wonderful cruise from Mariehamn to Turku will finish your tour.

Enjoy the Midnight Sun

The nightless night in Lapland is magical. We organise many opportunities for adventure under the midnight sun. You can admire the bright magical nights on a horseback ride or in a horse-drawn carriage. Or, if you prefer motors to horses, you can take one of our quad bikes and drive towards the sun. We'll even organise a car ride straight to the peak of Mount Kaunispää, if that's what you prefer.

Excursions and Trips

We arrange several types of trips on both water and land. Our trips include one or more of the following: - Cycling on or off-road - Canoeing / Kayaking / S.U.P. - Water-skiing / Wakeboarding / Tubing - Triathlon (running / swimming / cycling) We primarily focus on trips for groups, but please ask about our services for individuals.

Experience Speed at Levi Bike Park

Hit the free routes on a downhill bike in the Levi Bike Park. Built on the western slope of the Levi fell, the Bike Park offers mountain biking in a beautiful landscape. The program is also suitable for beginners and children over 12 years. All participants under 18 years must present a permission slip signed by their parent. The package includes hire of a downhill bike, safety gear, Gondola lift ticket and tuition. Please remember to bring your own water bottle. Duration 1,5 – 2 hours.

Explore the Fell Landscape in Levi

Stay in a cozy double room at Hotel Hullu Poro for two nights and enjoy the magnificent fell scenery from the top of the Levi fell. You can start your journey by borrowing a free Levi bicycle from the hotel reception, and ride about 2 km to the Levi Gondola lift on the Levi Black slope. Up you go in the lift, then embark on a scenic route following the western ridge of the fell for about 600 metres. Here you can admire a view of the Pallas, Aakenus, Olos and Ylläs fells and the numerous lakes in the area.

Fatbike Tours and Rental in Pyhätunturi

Fatbikes – arguably the most fun way to explore snowy forests! Fatbikes are the new fascinating way to enjoy the arctic nature. These easy-to-ride mountain bikes will take you through new-fallen snow with ease. Wide tyres offer a great grip and make the bike very agile – and will but a big grin on your face. You can join a guided tour in the Pyhä-Luosto National Park, or, would you prefer, to rent a bike for independently cruising around in the Pyhä region. Pyhä offers excellent environment for fatbiking. The most exquisite route options are located in Pyhä-Luosto National Park.

Forests and Lakes Cycling Tour

A self-guided cycling tour through the Finnish countryside from Kajaani to Kuhmo, along peaceful, well-maintained roads. You will see plenty of shimmering lakes, which have refreshing swimming spots on hot summer days. However, the weather rarely is really hot, even July and August are very pleasant. Bear watching option available at the end of the tour.