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Finnish Lakeside Sauna Experience in Nuuksio National Park

This all-inclusive sauna program takes you to a Finnish lakeside sauna in Nuuksio National Park, close to Helsinki. We warm up the sauna together and learn what sauna means to Finns. The sauna is reserved for our group only. Before bathing in the sauna we have time for activities in the nature. How about a forest walk or rowing with a boat on the clean waters of the natural lake. In winter it’s time for snow shoeing in snowy forests or on the ice of the lake. Or we can just sit by the lake and enjoy the beauty of the nature and the silence. A good Finnish meal concludes the day.

Löyly

Löyly, an urban oasis occupying a stretch of beautiful Helsinki waterfront, offers a warm welcome and many delights for locals and visitors alike. On a beautiful summer’s day, our terrace is the place to be and our saunas are available daily. While Löyly offers exceptional architecture in a unique location, it is our commitment to sustainable business and green construction that truly sets us apart. The environment has been our number one consideration throughout the project, informing everything from our choice of FSC certified building materials to our menu.

Finnish Sauna World

Relax in the Sweet Heat of Sauna By the lakeshore of the Hotel & Spa Resort Järvisydän you can find separate sauna premises that are called Finnish Sauna World. The Sauna World consists of 3 different types of saunas. There are two Finnish wood stove saunas, traditional smoke sauna, steam sauna and a relaxing hot tub under the blue sky. The Sauna World has room for up to 70 bathers at the same time.

At Dusk in Kullasmarina, 2 Days

Come with your family or a group of friends to a guided nature walk to quiet down at dusk by Lake Päijänne in Finland. In the evening, we will cater a flamed salmon dinner in a hut. After dinner at dusk, our guide will take you on a relaxing "digital-free" nature tour. When the sun has set, you can sit down at the campfire and enjoy evening tea or coffee by the lake. During winter time when the sun sets early, you will enjoy dinner after the nature tour.

Relaxation and Anti-Age Break in Haikko Manor and Spa

Hotel Haikko Manor provides sunny service, genuine manor house ambience, fantastic archipelago and pampering spa treatments for adult taste. During the Relaxation and Anti-Age Break you can experience the latest hi-tech knowledge, a HIFU Ultrasound Facial Treatment. This non-surgical facelift treatment firms the tissues and provides an ideal option for those avoiding surgical procedures. Hotel Haikko Manor is located in the middle of a beautiful park by the sea, only half an hour's drive from Finland's capital Helsinki and five km from the picturesque town of Porvoo.

Public Sauna and Big Terrace by the Sea

Löyly guarantees a truly excellent, gentle schvitz (löyly in Finnish) at all times, as our resident sauna expert Seppo Pukkila has heated up a sauna somewhere in the region of 15 000 times. Our public saunas, a traditional smoke sauna and a wood-burning sauna, are open every day during the summer season. Both saunas can accommodate around 20 bathers at any one time. After a good steam, when you feel like cooling off, both saunas offer direct access to our outdoor seating area and the sea, where you can enjoy a refreshing swim, all year around.

A Typical Day in Finland (6–7 hours)

Discover the old city of Porvoo, Finnish history and culture, and our silent Nature. After lunch in a very nice restaurant, you will walk along the river and in the empire part of the city. In the afternoon we visit nice spots with beautiful views. Then we depart to an island located 25 km south of Porvoo. We will prepare the sauna, relax, and live in the moment. Enjoy the solitude of your own beach. Later we will have a BBQ at the same location and spend the rest of the day in our little paradise before returning to Porvoo, where the day ends.

Natural Wellbeing Break by Lake Saimaa

Moments of relaxation including local cupping therapy and a bath in the lake-side sauna and swimming in Lake Saimaa. Grilled sausages and local beer on the terrace of the sauna with a dinner with local specialities in Manor Restaurant. You can also bike to Mikkeli city center (not guided) through a beautiful scenery of Finnish nature. There are plenty of places to stop and for example have a picnic or go to swimming. City maps are available in hotel reception. Or go canoeing or rowing from Kyyhkylä`s shore (not guided) or fishing in a small bay. Nordic Walking along Kyyhkylä beach scenery.

Wild Herb Pampering in the Shade of the Forest, 1-2 Days

Take in the magic of Northern Central Finland's forests with all your senses. Stroll in the forest to pick up wild herbs bursting with aroma. Relax in a hot tub amidst the lush forest while listening to leaves whispering amid the silence. Treat yourself to a delicious country-style dinner with a special local touch in a romantic manor and have a good night's sleep surrounded by the peace and quiet of the forest. This is a true getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Finnish Sauna Experience

A transfer takes you to the Arctic Circle wilderness lodge – a traditional lumberjack manor nestled by the beautiful river of Raudanjoki. The riverside sauna is already warm and waiting for you. When warming up in the sauna, you can take a break to cool down while sitting outside, or jumping into the snow. After that you can repeat the sauna ritual again. Hand-made organic body scrub is available for the ladies to enjoy a little sauna spa treatment. Table water will be served, and there are other drinks on sale for extra charge.

The Secret Life of Trees

Let the shaman drum lead you on a fascinating 8 km hike to the rock paintings of Värikallio, one of the most interesting sights in Hossa National Park. On the way, you will hear interesting stories about trees and old Finnish beliefs concerning nature. You will learn interesting things about the Language of Trees and forests in Finland – maybe you will even find your own Power Tree. Once halfway to the rock paintings, we will enjoy a break with Chaga mushroom tea and Finnish delicacies.

Evening in the Forest

We start our walk with the last light of the day. You can feel the silence falling over the forest – it relaxes your mind. We follow the path and take a break by the open fire. When we come back, we already need our headlights to find our way! Duration: 3 hours. Time: 17.00–20.00 or 15.00–18.00 (December) Season: October–December, March–April Equipment: shoes suitable for walking in the forest, warm outdoor clothes

Pure Air at Pallas National Park

The cleanest air in Europe has been found in the Pallas-Ylläs National park, just 40 minutes from Levi! Join us for an easy hiking trip in some of Lapland’s most breathtaking fell scenery as we breathe in the fantastic fresh air and hear stories of untouched Lappish nature. You will also have a chance to visit the fascinating Nature Centre where you will learn more about the flora and fauna of the area. You also get to make a fire with your wilderness guide and cook sausages on the flames.

Wellness Stay at Iso Syöte

Welcome to Iso Syöte, to experience relaxing days and to revitalise yourself. Enjoy the sun in your face, the warmth of the Finnish sauna and the clear air in the forest and hills. On top of that you can have a unique and healthy break in a salt room. Try out healthy Nordic Walking exercises or enjoy one of Arctic Spa treatments, aromatic or hotstone massages. You’ll be ‘reborn’ after your stay here.

Guided Nature Walks

Our guides will take you on safe hikes in the beautiful landscapes of Porosalmi. You can enjoy nature and fresh air while learning something new. A hike in the forest is calming, refreshing, and rejuvenating. It has been proven that being in nature contributes to your physical and mental wellbeing in many ways. You can choose from different themes. The guide will adjust the speed and length of the hike depending on the physical condition of the participants. Start your walk from Järvisydän or Porokylä. Book a guided walk from our sales office!

Wilderness Safari to Kammi

Drive a snowmobile through the glistening snow to Kammi. The Kammi wilderness lodge, called the most romantic restaurant in the world, is located partly underground. There is mystique in the air, an authentic ambience created by the fireplace and hundreds of candles. The gentle heat of Kammi's smoke sauna is contrasted with the refreshing water of the ice-covered lake. Surrounded by candles and next to a fireplace, you will be served a menu of wild food and herbal beverages, all from the clean nature of Kuusamo.

Snowy Silence - Wintertime Accommodation

If you’re looking for a place to calm down, take an escape from the rush of the city. Niittyniemi Cottages offers you an opportunity for total relaxation and silence. In the wintertime you can find a moment of peace in here - the only sound you’ll hear is the gentle ripple of the river nearby. It will be just you, and the nature.

Spa Fontanella

Fontanella is fun for all ages! The warm spa is full of nice surprises. We will take good care of you and make you feel pampered. The spa has ten different pools from which to choose a wonderful spa experience. Rock on the large wave pool's big swells, gentle bubbles and massaging jets relax your muscles or you can try aquatic running or swimming for exercise in the fitness pool. We have one of Finland's longest water slides and children have their own pools that have water spraying animal characters and a mushroom cottage with toys. There's also a new restaurant-cafe.