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Spa Traditions / 2 nights

Naantali Spa offers a big selection of spa and beauty treatments. This 2 night-package includes accommodation in a twin room, buffet dinner and lunch, breakfast, unlimited use of the sauna and pool department, 1 traditional spa treatment of your choice. Naantali, an old medieval monastery town, has been known for its refreshing waters since the early 18th century. In those days the water from the nearby spring was discovered to be beneficial in alleviating the symptoms of illnesses. Today the region is a renowned spa and recreational destination providing wellness services to visitors.

Winter Break: Hunting For Silence, Stars & Northern Lights in the Heart of Finland

What would be more romantic than experiencing the silence, stars and magical Northern Lights in the heart of Finland? Stay a weekend in a hideaway manor, the Lakomäki Wilderness lodge, enjoying the sauna, authentic flavours and atmosphere in the middle of nowhere... Sit around an open fire surrounded by the mystical forest or calm lake and listen to the silence while waiting for the auroras to show up. Welcome to the Forest Region!

Zensations

Zensations is a holistic wellbeing vacation for groups. It assembles in a package what Finland has to give to releasing stress. Zensations-wellness vacation offers space and silence, daily yoga and mindfulness exercises, wellness lectures, healthy Scandinavian super food and outdoor activities in the pure nature with a twist of Finnish mythology and folklore. Treatments like traditional sauna and a dip in a lake or herb bath help you with stress management. Rustic countryside settings guarantee digital detox - instead of isolated hotel room traveler experiences authentic Scandinavia.

From Guesthouse to Guesthouse Finnish Cuisine

Finnish cuisine is known for generally combining traditional country fare and haute cuisine with contemporary continental style cooking. Fish and meat play a prominent role in traditional Finnish dishes from the western part of the country, while the dishes from the eastern part, for example Karelia, have traditionally included various vegetables and mushrooms. During this tour you learn more about Finnish cuisine and also get to know the Finnish culture and locals. The delicious food is local and lot of the products are organic!

Järvisydän Lake Spa

Our new Lake Spa offers a unique Finnish lake wellness experience. The spa is built in the middle of natural rocks and the large windows overlook Lake Saimaa. The building itself is hidden under the forest terrain and you can find 500-year-old wood inside along with real lake water. You can also pamper yourself with natural beauty treatments or on our yoga lessons.

Saimaa Wellness Experience

Our new Lake Spa provides a new kind of Finnish lake wellness experience. The spa is built in the middle of natural rocks, and the large windows are overlooking Lake Saimaa. In the middle of the spa you can find the heart of the lake – a pond with circulating water. The building itself will be hidden under the forest terrain, which amplifies Järvisydän’s original atmosphere. Natural materials guarantee an exciting experience in the most ecological spa in Finland.

Sense of Wellbeing in Spa Hotel Rauhalahti, Kuopio

Indulge yourself with expert treatments and therapies which will give you a sense of well-being from head to toe. The skilled massage therapists, beauticians and hairdressers help you relax and refresh yourself. Choose spa therapies (such as a variety of baths), massages, facials, manicure & pedicure, body treatments, natural therapies or hairdressing. Remember to make a reservation in advance!

Wilderness Retreat with a Finnish Chef

Breathe the Earth’s purest air and let it relax you completely. In the wintertime, let your eyes wander around the clear starry sky. In the summer, you can spot the green pines. Say hi to the strolling reindeers. Never before has there been a top restaurant like this in the wilderness. Eat with or without white tablecloths – or out in the wild. Every bite is nature’s gift for your mind. Fill your soul with the taste of nature. The retreat lasts three to six days. There are three package alternatives from basic to De lux. Either way, you get to enjoy wonderful food and nature of Lapland.

Sauna Yoga

The sauna is traditionally considered to be a healing place in Finnish culture. See how the warmth relaxes your muscles and calms your mind. We will do some breathing exercises, easy and calm stretching together with some yoga asanas, and finally a relaxation. Maximum group size: 5 persons.

Yoga Weekends at Hotel Punkaharju

This autumn Hotel Punkaharju offers two weekends full of yoga and relaxation. After the hectic summer, it’s time to stop, listen to the silence and recharge for the upcoming winter. The yoga weekends offer full relaxation of both mind and body. The program consists of yin, slow flow and sauna yoga. Hotel Punkaharju's yoga instructors Tero Vänttinen and Nina Massa welcome you to enjoy the atmosphere.

Sauna and Ice-Swimming in Helsinki

Experience urban nature & sauna in the heart of Helsinki. On Uunisaari island there are 2 saunas and a hot jacuzzi for rent. The sauna's are open for individual travellers on Sunday's. The café is open during the whole summer season and in the winter during the weekends.

Family Package at Yyteri Hotel & Spa

There is a lot to do in Yyteri for a family - both in summer and in winter. Stay overnight in one of our comfortable family rooms. Visit our spacious pool area or be active with the kids outside. In summer the sand dunes beckon you to build sand castles or you can go for a swim in the shallow sea water. In winter the snowy mounds invite you to ski or to slide down the slope in a sled.

Yoga for Hikers

Start or finish your hiking day in Hossa National Park with yoga! The practice is perfectly suited to take care of your body and mind before and after a hike in the surrounding nature – why not on the way as well. Your path will be lighter and easier after a yoga class. Also, your muscles and body will recover faster after a hike if you take a yoga class where you surrender yourself to deep yoga stretches. The classes take place at Hossa Visitor Center during the summer and autumn.

Relaxing Overnight at Ruissalo Spa

The Ruissalo Spa offers wellbeing at the source of nature with an excellent range of meeting facilities as well. The Spa is located on the West Coast of Finland and offers a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities. You can combine your stay with culture, treatments, sights, a visit to Moominworld or just enjoy the beautiful surrounding nature.

Spiritual Finland Tour and Finnish Shaman Healing

Enjoy a shamanistic healing anywhere in Finland. The duration is about 1 hour, and you can also get a massage or practice mindfulness in Helsinki, Archipelago, Lakeland or Lapland. It is possible to clear traumas, fears, and other negative energies during a traditional shaman healing. You are free to choose the kind of atmosphere you want for your healing. If you wish, you can also enjoy an aromatic massage in your Igloo, with the Northern Lights' energy in the air, full of magic and love. Astrology and other readings are also available.

Golf - Relax and Recharge your Game - A Finnish Way

Our well-maintained 18-hole course opens right from the Hotel doors. Warm up your body before the game and balance afterwards with the latest wellbeing technology, a unique method available only in Finland. The treatment will activate your muscles and focus your mind. Since a golfer's skin faces health and aging problems more than usual, our signature Golfer's Facial is ideal for both men and women. Our Wellbeing Mentor and Golf Pro will give you useful ideas. A Finnish sauna will finalise your experience. The hotel kitchen is famous for its local food made in with seasonal inspirations.

Smoke Sauna Experience and B&B in Finnish Country Manor

Kurala Manor offers B&B accommodation in a 19th-century country manor. Uniquely decorated comfortable rooms are located in the main building. Enjoying a smoke sauna before a good night’s sleep makes for the best way to relax in the Finnish countryside. Plentiful Finnish breakfast with freshly baked rolls will start your day off right. This relaxing package includes accommodation, a smoke sauna experience by the Yläne river and an evening snack by the campfire or inside by the fireplace.

Wild Food Hiking Trip in Pure Nature

Rovaniemi is the ideal place for berry and mushroom picking. Berry picking is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and unwind in the midst of natural beauty. Our guide will tell you the basics about our totally fresh food ingredients, which you can collect and taste straight from the clean forest. After spending time in the forest, we will proceed with the most delicious part of the safari: baking traditional pancakes on the open fire. And fresh pancakes are of course most delicious when you eat them with freshly picked berries!