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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.

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.

Wild Herbs

This trip teaches you how to recognise some common herbs in nature. Today, it is more and more popular to use natural herbs in salads, pies, soups, etc. We walk to a forest meadow and pick up seasonal herbs and make a salad for a snack. You can bring your own basket, knife, and notebook with you – or borrow a basket and knife from your guide. Duration: 3 hours. We walk in variable ground, so you need to wear good shoes.

Goodbye Stress Premium – A Personal Touch

Our Premium program (2–4 nights) includes handpicked ways to de-stress, unwind and renew. We offer a personal consultation with a Wellbeing Mentor, who is available during your whole stay and will follow-up through email. Recharge your body, mind, and spirit with downshifting exercises indoors and in peaceful nature full of fresh air. Enjoy stress relief treatments, silence, and natural meditation experiences by the wild stream of Tainionvirta. Our kitchen will cook your delicious Finnish local food in the spirit of seasonal inspirations. Return home with a smile and a relaxed body.

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.

10 Best and Typical Finnish Ways to Relax!

Come to heart of Finland and experience our best and typical ways to relax, the Finnish way. Ask any Finn what these 10 helpful ways are and you probably get similar answers: Sauna, nature, open fire, beer (or wine), silence, gazing into the fire or water ( Finnish natural meditation), being alone, relaxed dinner with friends, sports (watching or actually doing) and reading or knitting. All this you find in the cozy, charming and easy going Linna Hotel with a first-class country style restaurant. Food is locally produced and delicious. Welcome to test the Finnish way to relax and feel good!

Villa Raita

Wie würde Ihnene ein Urlaub auf einer wunderschönen Insel im nördlichen Saimaa-Seengebiet gefalen, in einem neu gebauten Haus im karelischen Stil unter alten Bäumen? Hier haben Sie Raum zum Nichtstun, Entspannen und können ganz in Ruhe Kraft tanken. Villa Raita ist ein einzigartiges Fünf-Sterne-Ferienhaus, das Müßiggang und Frieden in Ihrem "eigenen Nationalpark" auf der Insel Suurisaari bietet. Wer mag, kann sich auch künstlerisch oder kulinarisch betätigen und karelische Köstlichkeiten oder Roggenbrot backen.

The Power of Flowers

Join us for an unforgettable wild-crafting adventure through the beautiful fields of Frantsila Organic Herb Farm, where you will learn the secrets of the healing herbs and flowers that surround us. This four hour, guided foraging tour will wind through our organic herb and flower fields, as well as through original farm buildings, which have been in the same family for over three hundred years. During the tour, you will have an opportunity to pick your own selection of herbs and and flowers, which you will then hand-craft into your very own, custom healing oil to take home.

Arctic Herbs, Mushrooms and Berries Experience in Helsinki Area

Taste, smell and feel the Arctic nature in Helsinki. Chaga Finland takes you on a journey to Finnish nature. We focus on wild mushrooms and herbs, which you can find with an experienced local guide who lives in his cottage in Nuuksio during the summertime. Your guide speaks English and some Chinese for your convenience. While picking other herbs and wild mushrooms, you can taste the Arctic equivalent to Reishi mushrooms: the Chaga mushroom.

Tour de Pyhä

Would you like to experience Pyhä in three different ways? Tour de Pyhä consists of mountain biking around Lake Pyhäjärvi (12 km), canoeing along the small river Pyhäjoki (13 km) and hiking a sightseeing route over the Soutaja fell (7 km). We will enjoy a hearty soup and coffee by the riverside. This is a journey of body and mind, where physical activities combine with relaxing nature exploration. The pace will be set to suit all participants. Come awaken your senses at Pyhä!

Lakeside Forest Villas by Hawkhill

Stay in a cozy log cottage at the foot of the rugged Haukkamäki (in English: Hawkhill). Or go back in time to the 1950s athmosphere in Villa Toini. In our Villas you can experience the Finnish sauna, test the rowing boat and enjoy the Nuuksio National Park’s hiking opportunities just around the corner. We also offer nature excursions and other activities for children and adults according to your wishes, only a 45 minute drive from Helsinki. Book an overnight stay in our cottage for a possibility to experience all this and more.

A Bucket of Blueberries

Blueberry, mustikka in Finnish, is one of the most common berries we have and if you ask me, also the best one. Blueberries are very healthy, high in vitamin C and E and also previously believed to improve night vision. The hardest part of picking them is to get at least some in your bucket as well, they are so good you want to eat them immediately! We will also make a traditional snack: blueberry milk from fresh berries.

Hunting and Cooking Wild Food in the Heart of Finland

In late May, nature comes alive, as do your hunting instincts that have been dormant during the winter. Your eyes frequently turn to the ground, looking for fresh false morel mushrooms or rosebay willowherb shoots, also called wild asparagus. At last, nature’s own wild food bar is open. We’ll go on hikes to get to know the nearby nature as well as Pyhä-Häkki National Park and the varying forest landscape. And while we're out, we will pick nature’s own wild ingredients into our baskets for later use.

VIP Wellbeing

Escape from your busy life and find silence in the Lakeland. Unwind yourself with our VIP Wellbeing tour and truly enjoy your vacation with everything arranged. The tour guides you to a Finnish healthy life. The theme-based days offer you comprehensive wellbeing experience. Cleanse away your stress in the pure nature, lay your eyes upon the beautiful landscapes and ease yourself with exotic treatments. Our wide selection of activities is designed with care and tailored for your convenience.

Wilderness Retreat

Connect to the vast wilderness of the Paistunturi fell area and the vastness of your own inner nature. During the 4-day retreat, we go on slow, 3-4 hour hikes in the wilderness, meditate in our small group (max 6 persons) and reflect on our experience in a safe and respectful space. Guided by Anna (mindfulness instructor, life coach, human-nature connection enthusiast), you have the chance to experience nature's healing effects and learn more of your own inner power.

Wilderness Bath

This tour is a lovely dive into nature's own Green Spa where you can experience the invigorating effects of nature and sauna together. Hossa's magnificent lake and ridge views provide perfect scenery for this calming and relaxing 2,5-hour experience which consists of a little hike, some yoga and mindfulness in nature and 30 minutes of sauna yoga. Certainly a new, warm experience!

Berry-Picking Countryside Excursion

Experience a Finnish berry farm. See where our delicious berries (strawberries, raspberries etc.) grow. 
Taste them directly from the field, guaranteed fresh local food at Raijan Aitta.
 Pick your own strawberries, raspberries and blackcurrants directly from our garden, swim in clean waters or walk in the beautiful landscape. Price including guidance, information, containers and tasting. You can also find handicrafts and linen clothes in our little shop – and enjoy the best strawberry cake you ever tasted in our little café. We are here to make your day unforgettable.

Taste of Saimaa - Exclusive Lake Tour

During this tour you will experience some of the best parts of the Lakeland, sleep in a typical Finnish log villa and in the rustic Hotel Järvisydän. You will make an unforgettable boat trip across the lake in Linnansaari National Park and if you are lucky you get to spot one of the rare Saimaa Ringed Seals. To make this holiday even more relaxing you will be able to pamper yourself in a traditional Finnish sauna and in the new extraordinary Lake Spa. Local delicacies are served throughout the trip such as fresh fish directly from the lake, organic rye bread, local elk meat and berries.

Just Hanging Out! – A Night of Forest Bathing

Become one with nature, feel how the wind blows, experience what a dewdrop feels like on your skin, taste the sunset! Close your eyes and sense, taste and breathe in synch with nature. When you’re just hanging out, you can enjoy the rain like a natural shower or curl up in a hammock under a shelter and listen to the rain dance on the roof. Forest bathing is all about caring for your mind and body while taking a trip into yourself. Come and experience the natural alphabet of our forefathers and spend an unforgettable night among nature!

Russula – a Culinary Treasure of Finnish Forests

The forests of Finland conceal a huge secret – a vast amount of different species of the genus russula. Many simply stomp on these incredible culinary treasures while looking for chanterelles. Come and join us for a weekend full of wonderful tastes and smells. The stars of the event are Finland's number one mushroom specialists Lasse Kosonen and Jarkko Korhonen – and of course Punkaharju's keenest mushroom hunter and the hostess of Hotel Punkaharju, Saimi Hoyer.